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Sign: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Discovery Tree Walk - Himalayan Cedar


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Safra Campus/University Entry Terminal, Jerusalem, Israel
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On the sign:
16
ארז הימלאי
Cedrus deodora


תפוצה טבעית: מנפאל עד אפגניסטן

שלושה מתוך 4 המינים של הארז מצלים את הגינה הזאת: עצים מס. 16, 17 Click for sign's details ו- 18. תפוצתם הטבעית של כל הארבעה (הסוג Cedrus ) - בחצי הכדור המזרחי. הארז ההימלאי הוא הצבעוני ביותר ובעל המחטים הארוכות ביותר.
העץ שעמד כאן מת, והוחלף בעץ קטן יותר מאותו סוג, בשנת 2019.

[הפאה השנייה של הקוביה]
[The second face of the cube]
16
Himalayan Cedar
Cedrus deodora


Natural range: Nepal to Afghanistan

Three of the world’s four cedar types (species) shade this garden (trees 16, 17 Click for sign's details, 18). All cedar (Cedrus) trees are from the eastern hemisphere/ The Himalayan has the brightest color and the longest needles of any cedar.
This tree died, and was replaced by this small one of the same species, in 2019.

[הפאה השלישית של הקוביה]
[The third face of the cube]
[שאלה]
ארזים ואורנים שייכים לאותה משפחה. באורנים המחטים מאוגדות בקבוצות של 2-5 מחטים. כל אחת יותר ארוכה מהאצבע הארוכה שלך (לדוגמא עצים מס. 13 Click for sign's details ו- 14 Click for sign's details). בהשוואה, מה מבנה העלים בארזים?

[a question]
Cedars and pines belong to the same family. In pines, 2-5 needles bundle together, each longer than your longest finger (examples trees 13 Click for sign's details or 14 Click for sign's details). How do cedar needles compare?

[הפאה הרביעית של הקוביה]
[The fourth face of the cube]
[התשובה לשאלה]
מחטיו של הארז (גם הארוכות בינהן) הרבה יותר קצרות מאשר המחטים של האורנים. בנוסף, הן מופיעות באגודות גדולות יותר. ספור אותן. כמה מחטים באגודה?

[The Answer to the question]
Even the relatively long needles of this cedar species are much shorter than those of pines. Also, there are many more cedar needles per bundle than in pines count them.
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Tree No. 16 in the Mac and Tibby Podel Discovery Tree Walk, located on the Edmond J. Safra Campus of the Hebrew University of Givat Ram.

Each tree is accompanied by a cube with details on the tree. On the top of which is the text:
Mac and Tibby Podel Discovery Tree Walk Click for a larger image

In the next picture taken from one of the trees on the route, you can see the way the sign is placed (a cube standing on a metal pillar) and the tree to which it points Click for a larger image

The tree to which the cube points was photographed that day Click for a larger image

The rest of the cube faces:
The second face Click for a larger image
The third face Click for a larger image
The fourth face Click for a larger image




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