The sign is part of the "Tel Aviv Orchard" in Hayarkon Park, an orchard of fruit trees from Israel and the world Click for sign's details
The tree was photographed 3 weeks later Click for a larger image Translation of the text on the sign
The logo of Tel Aviv-Jaffa - Ganai Yehoshua (Park Yehoshua Gardens)
Enjoy nature and stay in the city
The emblem of the city of Tel Aviv - Jaffa Common fig
Scientific name: Ficus carica
A tree from the Moraceae family. It is one of the seven species of the Land of Israel. There is archeological evidence of its growth in Israel 5000 years ago. Its fruits are eaten fresh and dried, the fig is said to be: the fig has a prickly pear. The fig blooms in spring and the fruiting season lasts from April to October. The fig harvest is called Ariya (in Hebrew). The fruit is green or purple on the outside and white on the inside.