University of Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 213205
Occurrence ID (GUID): 26ded5bb-e4ce-42df-a109-b6e7a4f3dd72
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: 8b7c7881-4690-4eee-8fc9-fb7f7fc4b9de
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Kent D. Perkins, Collection Manager (
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