Phoenix dactylifera L. Date Palm
Sp.Pl. 2:1188 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Monday 15 August 1994

Perennial tree-like monocot (palm), 0.4-8 m high. Fl. Jul to Sep. Edges of permanent pools, watercourses.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Cape Range, Chichester, Fortescue, Hamersley, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Roebourne, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Wooramel.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Brookton, Carnarvon, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Karratha, Wyndham-East Kimberley.