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Washingtonia filifera (California Fan Palm)

Washingtonia filifera
California Fan Palm

The California Palm is an evergreen palm, this plant is the only native palm in the western U.S. This palm is very tree-like in growth patterns, with its durable and sturdy trunk, and waxy green fan shaped leaves. The dead leaves gather around the trunk of the tree, creating a thick dense skirt. The California Palm is perfect for those who live in an arid environment, this palm is low maintenance and can withstand drought.

Plant Type Tree, Palm / Cycad
Exposure Full Sun
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zone Zone 10 (30°F)Zone 11 (40°F)Zone 8 (10° F)Zone 9 (20° F)
Flower Color
Flower Season
Growth Rate Moderate
Height 40-60ft
Spread 10-20ft
Characteristics Evergreen, Great Foliage, Showy
Maintenance Low
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Rain Gardens
Tolerance Deer, Drought
Soil Type
Soil PH Acid, Neutral
Soil Drainage Well-Drained
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