Washingtonia filifera, also known as desert fan palm or California fan palm or
California palm, is a flowering plant in the palm family (Arecaceae), and native to
the southwestern U.S. and Baja Cali...
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 ...
All about the desert plant, California Fan Palm, the only palm tree native to
western North America. Includes description, photo, range, habitat and scientific
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 ...
Apr 7, 2016 ... The History Of How Los Angeles Became A City Of Palm Trees ... This tree
served as Southern California's answer to the weeping willow. .... Only one type
of palm is native to Palm Springs, but it's rarely planted in landscape ...
Mar 22, 2002 ... No, it is not true. Its indigenous flora and fauna, which the Cahuilla peoples so
expertly used, and its abundant Washingtonia filifera (palm ...
Are Palm Trees Native to Southern California? Although the palm tree has come
to be symbolic of Southern California, the only truly native palm is the California ...
There are only 158 desert fan palm oases in North America. Five are located in
Joshua Tree National Park. Oasis of Mara. A California Native The desert fan ...
In cultivation dragon tree barely gets 20-30 ft (6-9m) tall, but in its native habitat
50 ft (15m) tall ... It is one of the best tropical shade and canopy palms of all.
May 29, 2015 ... L.A.'s eight landmark trees include a 165-year-old palm in South L.A., a tree filled
with ... Today the massive tree, the second-largest of its kind in California, stands
just outside ... Palm trees aren't indigenous to Los Angeles.