Jul 31, 2014 ... This article serves as an introduction to date palms and the varieties of ... Date
palms in Coachella Valley- these are all edible date producers.
Edible Palm Fruits. Pejibaye Palm, Coconut, Date Palm, Senegal Date Palm, ....
In the arid Coachella Valley of southern California, many varieties of dates are ...
Most of the dozen or more species of the genus Phoenix (family Palmae) are
grown as ... Often called the edible date, it has few alternate names except in
regional dialects. .... It became a profitable crop, especially in the Coachella
He encourages wild edible greens -- plants that conventional farmers would ...
Commercial date cultivation took root in California's Coachella Valley after the
turn of ... At Flying Disc Ranch, Lower raises at least 16 varieties of dates, as well
The Coachella Valley Agricultural Research Station. .... The collection of dates is
the largest in the U.S. There are 43 edible varieties, samples of which are ...
There are many edible palm fruits, and one of the most widespread and ... Now
the date industry in the United States is localized mostly in the Coachella Valley,
... Today the new varieties, mostly introduced in this century, produce about 40 ...
Palms are not unfamiliar to South Texans since many varieties are grown in this
area. ... The Coachella Valley, which produces 50% of the dates consumed in the
... has to be pollinated by hand to produce edible fruit because its lack of nectar ...
Jan 30, 2016 ... (Photo courtesy of Bard Valley Medjool Date Growers Association.) ... Originally
called a Medjool date festival, it now honors all kinds of dates (like the Deglet ...
as the largest current date growing district in the Coachella Valley ...
Flying Disc Ranch is renowned for growing some of the best tasting dates in
America. Five of the varieties grown originated in North Africa and the Middle
East: Medjhool (Morocco), Derrie (Iraq), Barhi ... All female phoenix palms
produce edible food. ... 9 were replanted in the Coachella Valley where they
Jun 1, 2011 ... Mention Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley and most tourists think ... to the
Coachella Valley don't seek out dates, at least not the edible kind, ... Guests can
take tours, sample a surprising number of date varieties, brush ...