EPPO Global Database

Phoenix canariensis(PHXCA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PHXCA
  • Preferred name: Phoenix canariensis
  • Authority: Chabaud


Canary Islands (endemic). Widely planted as an ornamental palm. Introduced in the Mediterranean region,  South Africa,  North America, Caribbean, South America, Australia

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Other scientific names
Name Authority
Phoenix cycadifolia Regel

Common names
Name Language
Canary date palm English
Canary Island date palm English
Canary palm English
kanarische Dattelpalme German
dattier des Canaries French
palmier des Canaries French
palmera canaria Spanish
palma canaria Italian
palma delle Canarie Italian
Kanarische dadelpalm Dutch
palmeira-das-Canárias Portuguese
tamareira-das-canárias Portuguese
kanariepalm Swedish
kanariyashi Japanese
カナリヤシ Japanese
финик канарский Russian
финиковая пальма канарская Russian
Canariske daddelpalme Danish
yalancı hurma Turkish
daktylowiec kanaryjski Polish
hurmë Albanian
palmera de Canàrias Catalan
datula  Croatian