sisal USDA PLANTS Symbol: AGSI2
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Forbs/Herbs Shrub or Subshrub
Agave sisalana Perrine

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Taxonomic Rank: Liliopsida: Liliales: Agavaceae
Synonym(s): sisal hemp
Native Range: prob. Mexico (GRIN);

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Plant(s);
John Ruter, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org
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Plant(s); growing in field
Kenneth M. Gale, , Bugwood.org
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Field; in Tanzania
Chuck Bargeron, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org
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Processing; Sisal fibre drying as part of the fibre production process at Silvia in Colombia.
Howard F. Schwartz, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org
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Processing; Sisal fibre drying as part of the fibre production process at Popayan in Colombia.
Howard F. Schwartz, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org
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Plant(s); After control
Forest and Kim Starr, Starr Environmental, Bugwood.org
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Plant(s); Habit
Forest and Kim Starr, Starr Environmental, Bugwood.org
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Plant(s); Habit
Forest and Kim Starr, Starr Environmental, Bugwood.org
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EDDMapS Distribution:
This map is incomplete and is based only on current site and county level reports made by experts and records obtained from USDA Plants Database. For more information, visit www.eddmaps.org
 


State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.

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U.S. National Parks where reported invasive:
Haleakala National Park (Hawaii)



Invasive Listing Sources:
Faith Campbell, 1998
Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council
Jil M. Swearingen, Survey of invasive plants occurring on National Park Service lands, 2000-2007