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 that day 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 Pitanga
Foreign name: Eugenia uniflora
A tropical plant native to Brazil. The origin of the name is in Portuguese. In India it is called "Brazil Cherry". It arrived in Israel around 1920. The plant does not need much water, and is green all year round, blooms twice a year and bears fruit three weeks after flowering. Its fruits are edible, dark red, orange and dark purple in color and taste sour. The darker the color of the fruit, the less sour it tastes. The fruit has a large nucleus relative to the size of the fruit, the leaves of the tree are used to repel insects.