Taxon  Report   8336 
Washingtonia filifera  (L. Linden) H.A. Wendl.
California fan palm, Fan palm
Washingtonia filifera, a monocot, is a tree that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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© Beatrice F. Howitt 1999 California Academy of Sciences
 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: ARECACEAE  
Genus: Washingtonia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Brahea filamentosa
PLANTS: Brahea filifera
PLANTS: Neowashingtonia filamentosa
PLANTS: Pritchardia filamentosa
PLANTS: Pritchardia filifera
PLANTS: Washingtonia filamentosa
PLANTS: Washingtonia filifera var. robusta
 Information about  Washingtonia filifera  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (WAFI)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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