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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/garden-style/garden-history/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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.cpr.org/news/story/most-palm-trees-arent-native-to-california-and-other-revelations-along-the-colorado-river

Apr 13, 2017 ... A New Yorker staff writer traveled the length of the river to see where all the water comes from, and where it ends up.

www.nbcnews.com/id/15287692/ns/us_news-environment/t/la-replacing-signature-palm-trees-natives

Oct 17, 2006 ... Los Angeles' famous palm trees are dying of old age and disease, and city ... and other species that are actually native and offer more shade, too. ... “I think the palm tree kind of fits with the whole Southern California vibe,” ...

www.palmspringslife.com/palm-tree-key

May 26, 2016 ... Southern California sprouts Palm Trees like Wyoming sprouts sagebrush. But among the hundreds of varieties, only one is indigenous.