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Washingtonia robusta

Washingtonia robusta H. Wendl.

Washingtonia gracilis Parish

Washingtonia sonorae S. Watson

Mexican Fan Palm, Washington Fan Palm

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassLiliopsidaMonocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family
SubclassArecidaePalm-like plants
OrderArecalesPalms
FamilyArecaceaePalms
GenusWashingtoniaAfter George Washington (1732-1799), first President of the United States
SpeciesrobustaStout or strong in growth

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Washingtonia robusta description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 15 May 2012.

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Washingtonia robusta (Mexican Fan Palm, Washington Fan Palm)

5/24/2009 · Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson, AZ
≈ 5½ × 8½' (1.7 × 2.6 m) ID is uncertain

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