Phoenix canariensis is a species of flowering plant in the palm family Arecaceae, native to the Canary Islands. It is a relative of Phoenix dactylifera, the true date palm. It is the natural symbol of the Canary Islands, together with the canary Serinus canaria. Canary Island date palm.
Phoenix Canariensis (Canary Island Date Palm)
£10.00 – £20.00
Phoenix Canariensis are evergreen palms with solitary or clustered stems and narrowly oblong, pinnate leaves with linear segments, and drooping panicles of yellow flowers followed by fleshy ellipsoid fruitsa. Can grow to 15m with a stout trunk and spreading deep green leaves to 5m in length, pinnately divided into many linear leaflets.