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
: דולב מזרחי | دلب مشرقي | Platanus orientalis
Scientific name - Platanus orientalis | Arabic name - Dilb دلب مشرقي
Family - Platanaceae. Oriental plane - the tallest of the wild trees in Israel, the leaves are large, palm-like. Deciduous winter tree. Grows mainly in the north on the banks of perennial streams, the species is accepted and successful as a shade plant, in parks, gardens and boulevards.
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