Canary Island Date Palm
Origin: Canary Islands
Evergreen, palm tree. Moderate growth rate, 60' in height, 30 - 50' spread.
Arching feather fronds.
Pinnate leaf, whorled arrangement. Lower leaflet are strong, stiff,
sharp spines. 10 - 20' long, deep green in color.
Succulent, indehiscent, drupe. Copper-orange in color.
1" long 3/4" wide. Fruit throughout the year.
Single, wide heavy trunk with characteristic leaf scars on the trunk.
Full sun, wind, heat, aridity and cold; Hardiness: Sunset zones: 9, 12
Low water needs.
To remove dead and lower fronds.
PESTS / DISEASE:
Phytophera, pythium, fusarium blight.
Accent, border , foliage, right of way, shade, seasonal color, specimen,
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