Washingtonia

Washingtonia is a genus of the family Arecaceae (Palms). It was named in honor of US President George Washington.

Classification

Deputy familledes Coryphoideae
Tribudes Corypheae
Subtribe of Livistoninae
He shares his sub-tribe with 11 other genera: Acoelorraphe, Brahea, Pritchardia, Serenoa, Livistona, Colpothrinax, Copernicia, Pholidocarpus, Johannesteijsmannia, Licuala, Pritchardiopsis.