Polianthes tuberose is a native plant of Mexico. It is a night blooming plant. Commonly known as tuberose, this plant in Greek means 'many flowers'. This perennial plant grows up to the length of 45 cm. It produces cluster of fragrant waxy white flowers. The leaves are long and bright green in color huddled at the base of the plant. Tuberose is also cultivated in France, Morocco, India as well as Egypt.