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
Next to the tree is a wooden sign with only the name of the tree and its family:
The Aceraceae family Click for a larger image Translation of the text on the sign
: אדר סורי | قيقب سوري | Acer obtusifolium
Scientific name - Acer obtusifolium | Arabic name - Div, Kikab Suri قيقب سوري
Family - Sapindaceae. The Syrian maple grows in the woods and Mediterranean forest, mainly in the Upper Galilee. The Syrian maple bears two-winged fruit, the global distribution of the species extends only in Israel and Syria and is a species endemic to our regions.
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