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Palm: Mazari Palm Nannorrhops ritchiana

FAMILY: ARECACEAE (Palm Family)

A slow-growing palm native to the Middle East, the sturdy Mazari palm doesn't seem to mind extreme temperatures. Some gardeners consider it the hardiest of all palms. Yet today it is considered rare.