Pandanus unguifer Hook.f., Bot. Mag. 104: t. 6347 1878. (syn: Pandanus minor Buch.-Ham. ex Solms; Pandanus sikkimensis H.St.John);

Sikkim to Myanmar as per WCSP;

Assam; Bangladesh; East Himalaya; Myanmar as per Catalogue of Life;



PANDANUS SPECIES : 8 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)

Attaching two images of a Pandanus species. The plant is of waist height. Can some one identity ? 


Pandanus tectorius Parkinson ex Du Roi ???

It is look like Pandanus ungifer…  

You mean Pandanus unguifer, …??

On going through the images of Pandanus unguifer in Google, I think the images of my post are different.

The plant of my post is of waist height. And I have not seen any fruits on them.

Pl. post the site links as google images may be showing other species also.

Yes Google gives many images of different species of Pandanus. There are some images saying ” unidentified “. I don’t know how to post site link. I just wrote Pandanus species and searched. All the images appeared.


Pandanus martinianus (Pandanaceae), a new endemic species from northeastern India (A new species, Pandanus martinianus (Pandanaceae), from the foothills of West Siang District of Arunachal Pradesh and Dhimaji District of Assam of North-Eastern region of India is described and illustrated. The new taxon is distinguished from other Pandanus species by the dimensions and shape of its syncarp and the arrangement and shape of its drupes and stigmas. A discussion is provided of its morphological affinities, as well as a conservation assessment based on IUCN Red List Categories and Criteria ) 
Indian Pandanaceae – an overview By Altafhusain Nadaf, Rahul Zanan