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 Translation of the text on the sign
: אלון מצוי | سنديان ، بلوط | Quercus calliprinos
Scientific name - Quercus calliprinos | Arabic name - Cindian, Baloot
Family - Fagaceae oaks. Small tree or large shrub. The leaves are hard and bald on both sides and their lip is jagged and thorny. Acorn length up to three cm. The most common tree in the Mediterranean grove.
Branding symbol of the city of Tel Aviv
Emblem of the Ganei Yehoshua company