Why there are palm trees in California?

Answer California is full of palms these days. It was not always like that. Only one species of palm is native to the state: The California Fan Palm (scientific name: Washingtonia filifera). From early on... Read More »

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Types of Palm Trees in California?

Appearing some 80 million years ago in the late Cretaceous Period, palms are an evergreen, semitropical plant that grows well in USDA hardiness zones 8 to 10. Most of the over 2,500 species of palm... Read More »

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Are there palm trees in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina?

Myrtle Beach is located in South Carolina, nicknamed the Palmetto State since the state tree is a type of palm known as the sabal palmetto. This tree can be seen in Myrtle Beach, as well as other t... Read More »

The Differences Between Palm Trees & Palmetto Trees?

While they are all members of the Arecaceae family, palmettos (Sabal adans.) and palms are not the same plants. Only a few palm trees such as the Everglades palm (Acoelorraphe wrightii), Florida si... Read More »