Taxon  Report   6450 
Phoenix dactylifera  L.
Date palm
Phoenix dactylifera
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
Phoenix dactylifera
© Gregory 2007 California Academy of Sciences
Phoenix dactylifera
© Charles Webber 1998 California Academy of Sciences
Phoenix dactylifera, a monocot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Phoenix dactylifera
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Genus: Phoenix
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Phoenix dactylifera

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Phoenix dactylifera
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.