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Phoenix theophrastii , Cretan Date Palm

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Phoenix theophrastii

Cretan Date Palm
Family: Arecaceae / Palmae
Origin: Crete, Greece, Turkey
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterDry conditionsPalm or palm-likeThorny or spiny

This palm has 10-12 foot silver leaves that

droop slightly. The petioles (leafstalk) are heavily armed with long yellow spines.


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Phoenix theophrastii , Cretan Date Palm

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