Images by Prashant Awale (Id by Pankaj Kumar, Tanay Bose & Giby Kuriakose), E S Santhosh Kumar, Anurag N Sharma (Id by Prashant Awale), Dinesh Valke & Karuna Kanta Das (Inserted by J.M.Garg) (For more photos & complete details, click on the links)

POH-thos — Sinhalese name for the genus; also Latin name for two unrelated plants (blue larkspur and white asphodel) … Dave’s Botanary
SKAN-dens — climbing or sprawling … Dave’s Botanary 


Araceae sp. from Assam KD 04 Oct. 2017 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)

Attached images are Araceae sp. Please ID the Sp.
Date :22.8.2017
Location: Assam
Family : Araceae
Genus & species : ??
Habitat: Grows wild
Habit : Climber

Pl. check comparative images at/species/a—l/ar/araceae

Appears closer to images at Pothos scandens L.


Flora of Andaman12-010111-PKA1:
Climber from Baratang, Andaman.
Date/Time: 22-12-2010 / 01:15PM
Location: Baratang, Near Mud Volcano Site, Andaman
Habitat: Wild
Plant Habit: Climber

This is some Pothos, may be Pothos scandens, family Araceae.

Pothos scandens from me

I too think that this is Pothos scandens of Araceae family.

Creeper for identification 310812MK01: Please help me to identify this plant secies commonly seen in rain forests.
It climbs with roots along wet trees. The place is a shola shelter, dark near a riparian habitat.
Leaf: 15 x 3 cm
Date: 28 July 2012
Place: Valparai, TN
Alt.: 1000 m asl

Its Pothos scandens

It is, i think, Pothos scandens



Pothos scadens L. from Kamrup district, Assam: (6 pictures)

Attached images are Pothos scadens L.
Date :15.02.2013
Location: Kamrup district
Family : Araceae
Genus & species: Pothos scadens L
Habitat: Grows wild on tree
Habit : Epiphyte
Flower : Not seen
Fruits : Not seen

nice to see this in its natural habitat

only seen in nursey stock
An imp ayurvedic antixidant and anti-inflammatory



pothos scandens :   1 image. 2 posts by 2 authors.
pothos scandens a scadent climber in shady places

a cute climber


Plant of Java 14 :  3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1).
A climber in Bogor Botanic Gardens. ID is requested.

Pothos scandens


Araceae, Arecaceae and Zingiberaceae Fortnight: Araceae- Pothos scandens L from Assam KD AUG 03: 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments(4).
Attached images are Pothos scandens L collected from Assam in 2013.


Thanks … for showing fruits.. never seen any flowers or fruits on this..

Bot. name: Pothos scandens
Family: Araceae
Photographed near Mud Volcano Site, Baratang, Andaman.
Habitat: Wild
Plant habit: Climber

Thanks … for this excellent upload


ANDEC102 Please identify this climber : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5).
This climber ‘sticks’ to trees trunks and branches. Only the older ends of the climber comes away from the tree and hangs freely. It does not have any tendrils.
Agumbe, Karnataka
26th December 2014

Check for Pothos scandens..

Agree to … It is Pothos scandens


Agumbe :: Pothos scandens :: DVJAN56 : 1 post by 1 author.
Agumbe Dakshina Kannada, Karnataka
Date: 26 DEC 2014 Altitude: about 700 m asl
Pothos scandens L. … (family: Araceae)

Mollem National Park :: Pothos scandens :: DVMAR05/05 : 1 post by 1 author. 4 images.
Mollem National Park Goa
Date: 23 APR 2011 Altitude: about 200 m asl
Pothos scandens L. (family: Araceae)

via Species‎ > ‎P‎ > Pothos scandens L. … family: Araceae

Flowers of India Discussions at efloraofindia more views in flickr more views on Google Earth
POH-thos — Sinhalese name for the genus; also Latin name for two unrelated plants (blue larkspur and white asphodel) … Dave’s Botanary
SKAN-dens — climbing or sprawling … Dave’s Botanary 
commonly known asclimbing aroid • Kannadaಆಡ್ಕೆ ಬೀಳುಬಳ್ಳಿ adke biluballiಆಗಚೊಪ್ಪು agachoppu • Konkaniबेंदर्ली bemdarli • Malayalamആനപ്പരുവ anapparuva,പരിവള്ളി parivalliപരുവക്കൊടി paruvakodiപരുവൽ paruval • Marathiबेंदर्ली bendarli • Tuluಅಡಿಕೆ ಬೂರು adike buru 
botanical namesPothos scandens L. … synonymsBatis hermaphrodita Blanco • Pothos decipiens Schott • Tapanava indica Raf. … and many more at … The Plants List(2013). Version 1.1. 
December 26, 2014 … Agumbe


Names of Plants in India :: Tamil name for Pothos scandens L. : 3 posts by 2 authors.
Please help me with the name anaparuga of Pothos scandens L. in Tamil script.


Fwd: POTHOS SCANDENS : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)
Attaching two collages of Pothos scandens. This plant is quite common here. Recorded few birds relishing the fruits.

unique pothos. wonder why hasn’t it gained popularity in housplant trade, i wonder


199 ID wild plant Araceae: 17 images.
Please ID wild plant,
Location: near Reserve Forest, Chathamattom, Ernakulam District, (Kochi) Kerala PIN:686671
Altitude: 1400fsl
Flower date: 13.11.2021, 05.10pm
Habitat: wild moisture
Plant habit: climbing, branches, semi hard stem 01cm diameter, roots from stem nodes, perennial
Height: 12 meters
Leaves: alternate, ovate, oblong, apex, winged petiole, size:12×7cm or less
Flower: globular inflorescence, diameter:05mm, off-white, non fragrant
Fruit: ovate, green into red, size:13×09mm, edible sweet but little itching
Camera: mobile Samsung Galaxy A21s

Check Pothos scandens

Yes, it is dear …, thank you very much for ID my plant,



MS,April,2023/23 Pothos sp. for id.: 2 images.
Location : Hmuifang, Mizoram

Altitude : ca.1450 m
Date : 18-04-2023
Habit : Climber on tree trunk
Habitat : Wild

Pothos scandens L. !

Yes, as per images at


MS, April, 2023/26 Pothos sp. for id: 1 image.
Location : Tawi WLS, Mizoram

Altitude : ca.1,600 m
Date : 04-06-2008
Habit : Climber on tree trunk
Habitat : Wild

Pothos scandens L. !

Yes, as per images at


Plant for ID: Kerala: Jan 2023: 4 high res. images.
Please help ID this plant growing on the compound wall in Kerala.

Pothos scandens check with this.

Looks perfect.


Araceae: Pothos scandens L.: 1 image.
location/date: Thirthahalli, Shimoga Distr., Karnataka, July 1997



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