Pandanus julianettii

  • T. K. Lim


Karuka is found both wild and cultivated at high elevations in New Guinea – Papau and Papua New Guinea.


Cane Grass Female Inflorescence Male Inflorescence Total Fresh Weight Central Cordillera 
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Selected References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CanberraAustralia

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