Fan palm can also be used as part of the common name of particular genera or species. Among the palms commonly known as fan palms are:
The Travellers palm (Ravenala madagascariensis) is often called a fan palm because of its distinctive shape; however it is not a true palm.
PALM LATITUDES THEY SAY IT'S A DESERT OUT THERE, AND TROPICAL TREES DEFINITELY THRIVE BOTH IN SOIL AND OUR IMAGINATIONS
Aug 31, 1996; Photo: (1) no caption (Dwarf date palm) (2) no caption (Canary Island date palm) (3) no caption (Senegal date palm) (4) no...
PALM LATITUDES : THEY SAY IT'S A DESERT OUT THERE, AND TROPICAL TREES DEFINITELY THRIVE BOTH IN SOIL AND OUR IMAGINATIONS.(L.A. LIFE)
Aug 31, 1996; Byline: Lori Moody Daily News Staff Writer Don Tollefson is hooked on palms. The 51-year-old attorney has been growing them for...