California fan palm, also known as the Washington palm, is the only
palm tree native to California. It is found naturally in desert
canyons. Here we see it grown as a street tree.
These are the seeds
of the California fan palm. Birds drop these under the utility wires
in my yard.
The sprouts of the California and Mexican fan palms are small and not easy to distinguish.
This shows California fan palm, thick trunk, grouped with Mexican fan palm.
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