Mexican Fan Palm (Washingtonia robusta)

L.A. (Canoga Park), CA(Zone 10a)

The tall, skinny palms in this picture are Mexican fan palms.


Common name: Mexican Fan Palm
Family: Palmaceae
Genus: Washingtonia
Species robusta

Plant Link: http://plantsdatabase.com/go/51656/

Thumbnail by Kelli
Manhattan Beach, CA(Zone 11)

LA Arboretum, Arcadia?

Northern California, CA(Zone 9b)

What a beautiful spot! Where is it?
thanks

L.A. (Canoga Park), CA(Zone 10a)

Yes, it is the Los Angeles Arboretum in Arcadia.

Manhattan Beach, CA(Zone 11)

They filmed parts of 'Paradise Island' and many movies there.

Acton, CA(Zone 8b)

There is a palm just out of the range of this photo that recumbant for 15-20 feet, and then it curves up into the air. Most of the length along the ground this tree is hollow- yet it still lives and looks great. Palms are amazing.

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