Caring For Indoor Screw Pines: How To Grow A Screw Pine Houseplant

The screw pine, or Pandanus, is a tropical plant with over 600 species that are native to the forests of Madagascar, Southern Asia, and Southwestern islands in the Pacific Ocean. This tropical plant is hardy in the USDA¬†growing zones 10 and 11, where it reaches up to 25 feet (7.5 m.) in height, but is commonly grown as a container plant in other regions. Keep reading for information on growing screw pine plants indoors. How to Grow a Screw Pine Growing screw pine plants is not difficult and the plant will reach heights up to 10 feet (3 m.) when placed in the right conditions. However, the variegated screw pine houseplant (Pandanus veitchii) is a dwarf variety that grows no more than 2 feet (0.5 m.) tall and is an option for those with less space. This plant has vibrant, green foliage with ivory or yellow stripes. Choose a healthy … Continue reading Caring For Indoor Screw Pines: How To Grow A Screw Pine Houseplant