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Phoenix reclinata Jacq.
Senegal date palm

Phoenix reclinata
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Step, E., Bois, D., Favourite flowers of garden and greenhouse, vol. 4: t. 289 (1896-1897) [D.G.J.M. Bois]

Family: Arecaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

FLEPPC Status: Category II Invasive

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Other data on Phoenix reclinata available from :

Phoenix reclinata has been found in the following 37 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Alice C. Wainwright Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Atlantic Dunes Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Biscayne National Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Bonair Beach Parcel, Martin County Present Not Native, Naturalized
Caloosahatchee Creeks Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Cayo Costa State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Chapman Field Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammocks Botanical State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Deering Estate at Cutler Present Not Native, Naturalized
Delray Beach Municipal Beach Present Not Native, Naturalized
Doris Davis Forman Wilderness Preserve Natural Area Present Not Native, Naturalized
Dupuis Reserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Eachus Pineland Present Not Native, Naturalized
Everglades National Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Greynolds Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Hattie Bauer Hammock Present Not Native, Naturalized
Hillsboro Pineland Natural Area Present Not Native, Naturalized
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park Possibly Extirpated Not Native, Naturalized
Jonathan Dickinson State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Key West National Wildlife Refuge Present Not Native, Naturalized
Koreshan State Historic Site Present Not Native, Naturalized
Long Key Natural Area & Nature Center Present Not Native, Naturalized
Mangrove Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Matheson Hammock Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
National Key Deer Refuge Present Not Native, Naturalized
Peck Lake Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Pine Island Ridge Natural Area Present Not Native, Naturalized
Prairie Pines Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
R. Hardy Matheson Preserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Present Not Native, Naturalized
The Barnacle State Historic Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Tradewinds Park & Stables Present Not Native, Naturalized
Trail Glades Range Present Not Native, Naturalized
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens Present Not Native, Naturalized
West Lake Park/Anne Kolb Nature Center Present Not Native, Naturalized

Phoenix reclinata has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Martin County Not Native, Naturalized
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized

Phoenix reclinata has been found in the following 4 habitats :
Coastal Berm
Disturbed Upland
Mesic Hammock
Rockland Hammock

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Phoenix reclinata
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Step, E., Bois, D., Favourite flowers of garden and greenhouse, vol. 4: t. 289 (1896-1897) [D.G.J.M. Bois]
Phoenix reclinata
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Jacquin, N.J. von, Fragmenta botanica, figuris coloratis illustrata, t. 24 (1809)