Nutritionally, there is some carbohydrate value, some C complex, some B vitamins, and it has antioxidant properties.
Though cultivated in some areas, this is a wild native plant. It grows in abundance in moist area, especially around water. This photo is from Khao Sok National Park.
In a survival situation, adding some leaves to your boiled water adds some carbs and it also makes it taste better, thus helping your morale.
|Pandanus amaryllifolius from Khao Sok National Park|