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Pandanus utilis - Pandanus / Giant-Bird-of-Paradise

Pandanus utilis - Pandanus / Giant-Bird-of-Paradise (Pandanus utilis - Pandanus / Giant-Bird-of-Paradise)

These plants are growing at the San Diego Zoo. Photo taken on Veteran's Day Holiday - Nov. 11, 2013.

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Wow,.....looks great.

12 Nov, 2013


Thanks! :>)

12 Nov, 2013


Looks like a giant Yukka

14 Nov, 2013



It actually looks very different from Yucca (we don't call them Yukka here).

The trunks develop aerial roots and the leaves have serrated spines (like a saw).

14 Nov, 2013

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