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Date palm (Phoenix dactylifera)

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Date palm (Phoenix dactylifera)

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Palm trees (Phoenix dactylifera) from Arecaceae family is a plant grown for their fruits for many years. It is reported that the plant is native to North Africa or Southwest Asia. Their height usually is around 15-25 m and they have one or more trunks developing from the same root system. The leaves reach 3-5 m long and have around 150 leaflets. The diameter of the crown of the plant is around 6-10 m.

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Zeynel Cebeci


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phoenix dactylifera, Arecaceae

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This resource is licensed under the license(CC-BY-NC-ND) Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported

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