528.000 Phoenix L.

Description of the genus

Dioecious trees. Leaves pinnate; leaflets numerous, the lower ones often modified to sharp spines.

Worldwide: 17 species in tropical and warm parts of Africa, including 1 in Europe.

Zimbabwe: 3 cultivated taxa.

No image of a cultivated species but there is an image of a native or naturalised species

Links to cultivated taxa    View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

SpeciesContent
canariensis Chabaud
reclinata Jacq.Description, Image
roebelenii O'Brien

Other sources of information about Phoenix:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Phoenix
Flora of Caprivi: Phoenix
Flora of Malawi: Phoenix
Flora of Mozambique: Phoenix
Flora of Zambia: Phoenix
Flora of Zambia: cultivated Phoenix
Flora of Zimbabwe: Phoenix

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Phoenix
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Phoenix
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Phoenix
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Phoenix
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Phoenix
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Phoenix

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Phoenix.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=294, retrieved 5 December 2016

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