HOUSTON'S TRUSTED SOURCE FOR DEGLET NOOR DATE PALMS
The Deglet Noor Date Palm (or phoenix dactylifera deglet nor) translates into "date palm of light". They have a less dense frond canopy, giving a tropical & more feathery presentation. They can grow to 40'-50' and have a radius of 10'-15'.
This date palm tree is more commonly referred to by its variety name, Medjool Palm. It's long botanical name is Phoenix Dactylifera Medjool Palm. [Phoenix is the species, Dactylifera is the genus, and Medjool is the Variety.]
There are several varieties in the genus, for example the True Date, Barhi, Deglet Noor, and Zahidi. The Deglet Noor (sometimes spelled Deglet Nour) and Medjool Palm are the most popular in the genus.
This palm tree makes a beautiful addition to any home office or landscape. It provides a tropical "feel" with little cost.
Want to explore more than the Deglet Noor Date Palm, check out our list of palms we also grow from seed to your property!
Did you know that the Deglet Noor Date Palm is not a tree, but in fact a grass! Learn more about the difference between Palms and Trees here!
THE VERDANT ADVANTAGE
/ˈvərdnt/ • adjective
Green with grass or other rich vegetation.
Synonyms: green, leafy, grassy, grass-covered; (i.e.) "a deep, verdant green"
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