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Chamaerops humilis - Mediterranean Fan Palm


Chamaerops humilis - Mediterranean Fan Palm (Chamaerops humilis - Mediterranean Fan Palm)

Tall Mediterranean fan palms growing on a coast bluff at the Realization Gardens in Encinitas, CA. Photo taken Feb. 14, 2010.



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This is a great shot, love it :-))

18 Feb, 2010

 

Louise1:

Thanks! That's very nice of you to say. It was taken partially into the sun...so it's blue on the left and white on the right. lol!

18 Feb, 2010

 

thats amazing....;-)

18 Feb, 2010

 

They are good looking palms :o))

19 Feb, 2010

 

Thanks! Sandra and Mushybanna

They are also very old specimens. It takes quite a few years for them to grow this tall. Maybe 70+ years old. The largest trunks are probably 30 feet/10 meters tall/long.

19 Feb, 2010



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