'Kapodistrias’ palm tree' Nafplio
Species: Phoenix dactylifera (date palm)
Protected Monument of Nature (Government Gazette 590/B/1977)
Details: More correctly, this is not a palm tree but a date palm. The species has been cultivated since ancient times, so its native range is not precisely known, although it was probably between Egypt and Mesopotamia. The species has been known in Greece since as early as Minoan times.