EPPO Global Database

Pandanus tectorius(PADTE)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PADTE
  • Preferred name: Pandanus tectorius
  • Authority: Du Roi

Notes

Southeast Asia (Java, Philippines), New Guinea, Australia, south Pacific islands generally.  Cultivated as an ornamental, and for making hats, baskets etc. Introduced in Mexico, Central America, Caribbean


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Pandanus sanderi Masters
Pandanus spurius Miquel

Common names
Name Language
pandang English
seashore screwpine English
textile screwpine English
variegated screwpine English
chinesischer Schraubenbaum German
duftender Schraubenbaum German
bakoua French (MQ)
baquais French
vacouet French
palma de cinta Spanish
ananasso della Cina Italian
キフタコノキ Japanese
kifutakonoki Japanese