Family – Agavaceae

4 genera and 4 species in Sri Lanka.

List of  genera and species of family Agavaceae

3.01. AGAVE L.

A.vera-cruz Miller [Agave americana Trimen] E:American aloe, century plant

 

3.02. CORDYLINE Royen ex Adans.

C.terminalis (L.) Kunth*

 

3.03. FURCRAEA Vent.

F.gigantea Vent.* [Agave vivipara sensu Trimen] E: Mauritius hemp

 

3.04. YUCCA Dill, ex L.

Y.aloifolia L*

Reference – A CHECK LIST OF THE FLOWERING PLANTS; Lilani Kumudini Senaratna, B.Sc. (Colombo) M.Phil. (OUSL), Department of Botany, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda.  Published by National Science Foundation 47/5, Maitland, Place Colombo 7 SRI LANKA

 

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