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Brahea armata, commonly known as Mexican blue palm or blue hesper palm, is a large evergreen tree of the palm family Arecaceae, native to Baja California, Mexico. It is widely planted as an ornamental.
It grows to a height of 15 metres, with a stout trunk. Its distinctly bluish leaves are 1–2 metres wide.
It is drought tolerant, can handle both partial shade and full sun, and temperatures down to −10 °C. It is found under a variety of names, including "Mexican blue palm", "blue hesper palm", "big blue hesper palm", "blue fan palm", "sweet brahea", and "palma blanca".
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