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Tumbuh-tumbuhan taman Malaysia
(Garden plants of Malaysia)


Nama Melayu (Malay Name) Agav Tepi Putih
Keluarga (Family) AGAVACEAE Endl.
  = LILIACEAE Engler
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Agave angustifolia Haw. marginata
Saiz Biasa (Size) 100 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) Margin Agave
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Pokok ini mempunyai daun yang tersusun rapat. Pada hujung daun dan di tepi daun terdapat duri tajam. Warna daunnya hijau keabu dan di tepi daun berwarna putih. Pokok ini dibiakkan melaluli anaknya.

The leaves of the plant are close together and well arranged. At the tip of the leaf and the edge of the leaves are sharp thorns. The leaf colour is greenish grey edged with white. Propogation is through young suckers.


Rujukan (References)

     Pokok (Plants)

1.       Section 16, Petaling Jaya, Selangor. (April 99)

     Buku (Books)

1.       Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1993); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka;
            Malaysia - mukasurat (page) 288

     Internet (Laman Web)

1.       Plants of the Agavaceae Family
            http://www.desert-tropicals.com/Plants/Agavaceae/Agave_angustifolia.html
2.       The Families of Flowering Plants, L.Watson and M.J.Dallwitz
            http://biodiversity.uno.edu/delta/angio/www/agavacea.htm
3.       Images of the Agavaceae
            http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/imaxxaga.htm
4.       Plants of the Agavaceae Family
            http://www.desert-tropicals.com/Plants/Agavaceae/Agavaceae.html


Pertanyaan (Inquiries)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya