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Phoenix dactylifera, the date palm, is a monocot plant in the Arecaceae household, cultivated in dry tropical regions worldwide for its edible sweet fruit. If you want to grow dates, be confident to pick a female tree a single plant bears only male or female flowers, and male flowers are incapable of making fruit. Dates aren't specifically a nutritional powerhouse when compared to some other foods like kiwi or sesame seeds, but the fruit does nevertheless supply many overall health advantages along with excellent taste.

Requires high temperatures and low air humidity for fruit setting and ripening (35 C is optimum temperature for pollen germination) also demands water provide (irrigation, high water table) ("increasing with its head in fire and its feet in water"!).

Palm tree trunks are utilised in the construction of houses, boats and bridges that cross canals. In far more recent years, this species has gained in popularity simply because of the availability of dug trees from sold-off date groves (see pictures above).

Dates, the fruits of the date palm tree (Phoenix dactylifera L.), are a key staple meals in arid locations of North Africa and the Middle East, and the date crop plays a central function in the economy and social life of these regions ( manfaat madu dan sari kurma untuk ibu hamil Janick et al., 2008 Botes et al., 2002 El-Deek et al., 2010 ). There are much more than 3000 date varieties in the globe.