University of Florida Herbarium
(FLAS)
Catalog #: 213201
Occurrence ID (GUID): a802a9a6-5984-4802-a410-3bdc798c4b4f
Taxon: Phoenix dactylifera L.
Family: Arecaceae
ID Remarks: [Orig. id.:] Phoenix dactylifera L. [Det.:] SBD
Collector: S. Barry Davis   991   
Date: 2004-03-07
Verbatim Date: 7 March 2004
Locality: United States, Florida, Alachua, United States: Florida: Alachua County. Kanapaha Botanical Gardens; next to the walkway in The Palm Hammock. Open mowed sunny area. Clustered palm with a total height of ca. 15 feet and 9 secondary stems; leaves mostly erect, ca. 4.2 meters long; leaflets gray-green and in several planes; abaxial rachis glaucous; leaflets on lower 1.3 meters of rachis are spines. Inflorescence opened recently, same length as prophyll; branches erect, main axis and lower portion of branches very pale green; pistillate flowers cream. Prophyll dark yellow and smooth adaxially; green with an orange tip and covered with brown hairs abaxially. Older inflorescences are twice as long as the prophyll. Lat. 29.61290°N Long. 082.40806°W Datum: WGS84. S21,T10S,R19E.
29.6129  -82.40806  WGS84
Location Remarks: Kanapaha Botanical Gardens
Reproductive Condition: immature fruit
Preparations: Preserved herbarium specimens
Notes: [Common name:] "Date Palm" --[Label footing:] Voucher for: Floristic Inventory of Kanapaha Botanical Gardens.; cultivated
Disposition: FLASCAT
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Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record ID: 85fb85dc-dc2d-4a15-8039-2b33e2de95b1
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Kent D. Perkins, Collection Manager (kperkins@flmnh.ufl.edu)
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