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Phoenix canariensis

Phoenix canariensis Chabaud

Family: Palmaceae

Name justification:
Phoenix is the Greek name for palm tree, and it is used both for date palm and Canary palm.
Canariensis: from the Canary Islands.

Common name: Canary palm
Description: Tall tree
Leaf: Evergreen Broad Compound Paripinnate

Origin and distribution:
It is native to the Canary Islands. It is the palm tree most cultivated as an ornamental plant.

Location in the garden:
There are two magnificent symmetrical rows of specimens at both paths parallel to the 'Ferradura' walk. In most cases, their trunks are surrounded by ivy, almost up to its crest.

Location

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