Phoenix is the palm genus par excellence. Phoenix palms are native to tropical and subtropical areas. They feature large, pinnately compound, evergreen leaves and yellow flowers borne in large inflorescences in summer. Most of the species bear edible fruits, known as dates.
Latin name: Phoenix roebelenii
They grow in full sun and warm climates and do well even in dry and infertile soils.
Plant alone or in rows or use for coastal planting.
Propagated by seeds.
Pygmy palm with a feathery crown and a single, slender trunk.