Pandanus Pygmaeus - Plant
Description for Pandanus Pygmaeus
Fragrant Screw Pine is a small branched tree or shrub with fragrant flowers, found wild in southern India, Burma and the Andamans. it is a small, slender, branching tree with a flexuous trunk supported by brace roots
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Freycinetia leucacantha, Freycinetia graminifolia, Freycinetia racemosa, Pandanus racemosus||Green & Yellow||summer||0.5 to 3ft.||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
The plant requires at least 4 hours of direct sunlight everyday. Normal room temperatures are suitable for the plant. Soil: Use a soil based potting mixture. Humidity: The plant tolerates low humidity.
|Full Sun||well-drained soil||Medium||Normal room temperatures are suitable for the plant.||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Pandanus Pygmaeus
- Water plentifully during the growing season, but do not allow the plant to stand in water. Allow the soil to dry slightly between waterings.
Typical uses of Pandanus Pygmaeus
Special features: Flowers have a sweet, perfumed odor that has a pleasant quality similar to rose flowers, but kewra is more fruity.
Culinary use: Leaves
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.