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Silver Date palm
Phoenix sylvestris

Location: 36501 Niles Blvd.
Park: California Nursery Historical Park
District: Niles
Native to: Asia
Tree type: palm
Leaf retention: evergreen

Comments: Feather frond palm from India. Very similar to P. canariensis (Canary Island palm), but trunk is more slender and fronds have a gray green color. Species grows well in temperate and tropical climates.

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