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Phoenix canariensis Wildpret
Canary Island date palm

Phoenix canariensis
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

Family: Arecaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Phoenix canariensis has been found in the following 6 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Biscayne National Park Present Not Native, Cultivated Only
Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammocks Botanical State Park Possibly Extirpated Not Native, Naturalized
Dry Tortugas National Park Presumed Extirpated Not Native, Cultivated Only
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park Present Not Native, Cultivated Only
Koreshan State Historic Site Present Not Native, Cultivated Only


Phoenix canariensis has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Phoenix canariensis
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Phoenix canariensis
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Phoenix canariensis
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr
Phoenix canariensis
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr