Pandanus pygmaeus

COMMON NAME

Pygmy Pandanus or Dwarf Screwpine

TYPE

​Shrub

FAMILY

Pandanaceae

NOTES

Small shrublike plant with branched heads of arched toothed narrow leaf blades on sculpturesque angular trunks with multiple stilt roots.

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

Madagascar

NATIVE HABITAT

Limestone outcroppings. Rocky and sandy shores. In thickets or forests along the seashore.

WEB SOURCES

toptropicals.com



Pandanus pygmaeus