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Screw Palm

Pandanus spp.

Also known as

Screw Pine, Pandan, Pandanus Palms

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

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Screw Palm Overview

Pandanus is a large genus with approximately 602 species in the Pandanaceae family. It includes palm-like shrubs and trees which are commonly called Screw Palm, Pandan or Pandanus Palms. These dioecious plants produce male and female flowers on individual plants.

Common problems with Screw Palm

How to propagate Screw Palm

Seed

You can propagate from seeds; make sure you soak for about 24 hours before planting them.

Suckers

Or you can propagate from suckers in spring.

Cuttings

Cuttings of lateral shoots in summer.

Other uses of Screw Palm

Grown for their foliage and overall appearance.