Pandanus tectorius Parkinson

 
  • Family : PANDANACEAE
    (SCREW-PINE FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Pandanaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Pandanus tectorius Parkinson
  • Common name : Screwpine
  • Vernacular name : Kedgi (Hindi); Kedege (Kannada); Ketaki (Sanskrit)
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Flower, Fruit : August-October
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district, Dakshina Kannada district
    • Odisha : Balasore district, Ganjam district
  • Native : Old World Tropics
  • World Distribution : Old World Tropics
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Pandanus tectorius. Downloaded on 18 November 2019.

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