EPPO Global Database

Washingtonia filifera(WATFI)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: WATFI
  • Preferred name: Washingtonia filifera
  • Authority: (André) de Bary

Notes

USA (southern California and Arizona), northern Mexico. Widely grown as an ornamental in warmer parts of the world


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Pritchardia filifera André

Common names
Name Language
California fan palm English
California washingtonia English
desert fan palm English
fountain palm English
petticoat palm English
thread palm English
Washington palm English (AU)
fadentragende Washingtonpalme German
kalifornische Washingtonpalme German
Petticoatpalme German
Priesterpalme German
Washingtonie German
palmier éventail de Californie French
palmier jupon French
washingtonia filamenteux French
palmera de abanico Spanish
palmera de California Spanish
palmera de Washington Spanish
washingtonia Spanish
palma della California Italian
Californische palm Dutch
palmeira-da-califórnia Portuguese
palmeira-das-vassouras Portuguese
palmeira-de-leque Portuguese
palmeira-de-saia Portuguese
palmeira-de-saia-da-califórnia Portuguese
palmeira-de-washington Portuguese
palmeira-dos-fiapos Portuguese
washingtónia Portuguese
washingtonia-de-saia Portuguese
trådpalm Swedish
trädpalm  Swedish
вашингтония нитеносная Russian
trådpalm Danish
trådpalme Danish
kalın vaşingtonya Turkish
vashinegetoneyah chutit Hebrew
וָשִׁינְגְּטוֹנְיָה חוּטִית Hebrew
waszyngtonia nitkowata Polish
palmera de ventall Catalan
palmera filosa Catalan
washingtònia Catalan