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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washingtonia_filifera

Washingtonia filifera, also known as desert fan palm, California fan palm or California palm, is a flowering plant in the palm family (Arecaceae), and native to the southwestern U.S. and Baja California. ... The California Fan Palm Tree is also known as the Desert Fan Palm, American Cotton Palm and Arizona Fan Palm.

www.kcet.org/shows/lost-la/a-brief-history-of-palm-trees-in-southern-california

Dec 7, 2011 ... Despite the diversity and ubiquity of palms in the Los Angeles area, only one species, Washingtonia filifera, is native to California. How then did ...

gardencollage.com/wander/gardens-parks/palm-trees

Jan 21, 2016 ... Palm trees grew in popularity during the Victorian era alongside the ... The desert fan palms native to California grow where there is water— for ...

www.desertusa.com/flora/california-fan-palm.html

All about the desert plant, California Fan Palm, the only palm tree native to western North America. Includes description, photo, range, habitat and scientific and ...

www.quora.com/Are-palm-trees-native-to-California

The California fan palm is the very tall one you see on the streets in the state. It's native to the oasis areas of the imperial Valley (hence “palm spr...

laist.com/2016/04/07/palm_city.php

Apr 7, 2016 ... This tree served as Southern California's answer to the weeping willow. ... Palm trees were exotic, a symbol of far away lands—they were even added in .... Only one type of palm is native to Palm Springs, but it's rarely planted ...

naldc.nal.usda.gov/download/CAT87209899/PDF

The California washingtonia, cabbage palmetto,. Texas palmetto, and Florida royalpalm are probably the best known of our native tree palms. The remaining ...

www.installitdirect.com/blog/southern-california-palm-trees

But did you know that most palms trees aren't actually native to California? One is , but most hail from Mexico and as far away as the Canary Islands. Palms have ...

www.metafilter.com/110578/A-Brief-History-of-Palm-Trees-in-Southern-California

Of the hundreds of species of palm trees you might find in southern California, only one is native to the state, and that shaggy specimen is ...