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Brahea armata - Mexican Blue Palm

Brahea armata - Mexican Blue Palm (Brahea armata - Mexican Blue Palm)

A small Mexican Blue palm growing in Balboa Park, San Diego, CA. This is a young tree probably around 10 years's a slow growing palm. Photo taken August 31, 2010.

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Looking very beautiful in isolation and purple pattern at some distance.

2 Sep, 2010


That's so lovely Delonix!

2 Sep, 2010



Thanks! The purple in the background is a form of ice plant.

3 Sep, 2010



Thanks! Brahea armata - Mexican Blue palm grows wild's actually native just a few miles south of the California border in Baja California, Mexico.

3 Sep, 2010


This one looks like a palm explosion LOL..:o))

3 Sep, 2010



Why do you say that?

3 Sep, 2010


Think of a cartoon explosion that cartoonist's draw.. the fronds just reminded me of that :o)))

6 Sep, 2010



LOL! : >)

7 Sep, 2010

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