Botanical name: Phoenix loureiroi Family: Arecaceae (Palm family)
Synonyms: Phoenix humilis
Dwarf Date Palm is a beautiful palm with a height from 1.5 to 6 meters, with stem densely covered with stumps of old leaves. Dwarf Date Palms have approximately 10 feet long pinnate leaves, with very thin, smooth leaflets, which are persistently folded. Male flowers are creamy white, fragrant, 4-5 mm long, borne on a spadix 30 cm long. Female flowers are yellowish-green, round. Dwarf Date Palm is found from Uttarakhand to NE India, at altitudes up to 900 m. Flowering: October-November.
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