One of the varieties found in the ecological botanical garden in the Abu Kabir neighborhood of Tel Aviv.
The tree was photographed that day Click for a larger image
This tree also appears in the The Village Park in Rishon Lezion Click for sign's details Translation of the text on the sign
: פיקוס השקמה | جميز | Ficus sycomorus
Scientific name: Ficus sycomorus | Arabic name - Jumeiz جميز
Family - mulberry family, Moraceae. Culture tree, originates from East Africa, and is mentioned many times in the Bible. It grows mainly in the southern coastal plain. The fruits grow on the trunk and branches. The leaves are large, elliptical and hard.
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