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Phoenix:
Phoenix acaulis
Phoenix canariensis
Phoenix canariensis x dactylifera
Phoenix dactylifera
Phoenix loureirii var. hanceana
Phoenix loureirii var. loureirii
Phoenix paludosa
Phoenix pusilla x roebelenii
Phoenix reclinata
Phoenix reclinata x roebelenii
Phoenix reclinata x rupicola
Phoenix roebelenii
Phoenix roebelenii var. reasoneri
Phoenix roebelenii x canariensis
Phoenix rupicola
Phoenix sylvestris
Phoenix sylvestris var. robusta
Phoenix theophrastii
Phoenix zeylanica

Phoenix reclinata

Common name: Senegal Date Palm
Native to: Africa
Mature height: 30'
Mature spread: 25'
Growth Habit: solitary or multiple
Leaf type: pinnate
Phoenix reclinata

photo by: Dennis Valdez
Dale Motiska Garden
Vacaville

Description:

Can be grown as a solitary tree by removal of suckers with a spread of about 6 feet. Suckering trees can have a spread of about 25 feet wide. Large multi trunk specimens have sold for over $100,000.00


Phoenix reclinata

photo by: Jack Tomsky
Jack Tomsky Garden
Palo Alto
Phoenix reclinata

photo by: Jack Tomsky
Jack Tomsky Garden
Palo Alto
Phoenix reclinata

photo by: Hugh Danaher
Ed and Janet Noffsinger Garden
Santa Cruz
This species in the garden:
Growth rate: fast
Sunlight: full sun
Water: moderate
Cold Tolerance: 20 F
Seed or plant availability: common




 
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