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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 theophrastii

Common name: Cretan Date Palm *
Native to: Crete / Greece / Turkey
Mature height: 50'
Mature spread: 20'
Growth Habit: multiple
Leaf type: pinnate
Phoenix theophrastii

photo by: Dennis Valdez
Lakeside Palmetum
Oakland

Description:

Fruiting, but not edible.


Phoenix theophrastii

photo by: Dennis Valdez
U. C. Berkeley Botanical Garden
Berkeley
This species in the garden:
Growth rate: moderate
Sunlight: full sun
Water: moderate
Cold Tolerance: 16 F
Seed or plant availability: rare




 
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