Calflora
Taxon  Report   8336    
Washingtonia filifera  (Linden ex André) H. Wendl. ex de Bary
California fan palm,   Fan palm
Washingtonia filifera, a monocot, is a tree that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: Arecaceae  
Genus: Washingtonia

Wetlands:
Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSBrahea filamentosa
PLANTSBrahea filifera
PLANTSNeowashingtonia filamentosa
PLANTSPritchardia filamentosa
PLANTSPritchardia filifera
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More information about  Washingtonia filifera

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 05/17/2021).