Pygmy Date Palm Tree (Phoenix roebelenii) Durable to Houston’s tough growing climate. Ideal for patios, & courtyards. Grown in both single and multi-trunk varieties, Pygmy Date Palms provide a soft, tropical look just about anywhere they’re planted. If you’re looking for a small addition to a larger project to add some real appeal…look no further than the Pygmy Date Palm!
Dates have been a staple food of the Middle East and the Indus Valley for thousands of years. They are believed to have originated around Iraq, and have been cultivated since ancient times from Mesopotamia to prehistoric Egypt.