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)
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The emblem of the city of Tel Aviv - Jaffa Clementine
Scientific name: Citrus x aurantium
A tree from the citrus family. Clementine is a variety of citrus fruit that is similar in shape, color and taste to orange. The clementine was created from a hybrid carried out in the 19th century by the French-Algerian priest Clement Rodier. He hybridized a Mediterranean tangerine (a variety of mandarin) with bitter orange (a citrus tree whose fruit is not edible and whose trunk is used as a rootstock, ie the base of the graftage of other citrus trees). The resulting fruit is named after him: clementine. Flowering of the tree in the spring and its fruit ripens on the tree in October-November.