Taxon  Report   6450    
Phoenix dactylifera  L.
Date palm
Phoenix dactylifera
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Phoenix dactylifera
© Charles Webber 1998 California Academy of Sciences
Phoenix dactylifera
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
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.

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Phoenix dactylifera
© 2016 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Phoenix
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).