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Sign: Ramat Gan - the national park - Furcraea selloa

The National Park, Ramat Gan, Israel
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On the sign:
אגבתן ענקי
Furcraea (=Fourcroya) selloa

משפחה: אגביים
מוצא: ממכסיקו עד ברזיל

דומה לאגבה, אך נבדל ממנה בגזעו הגבוה. פורח אחת ל-20 שנה בערך ומת לאחר פריחתו.
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The sign is one of a series of signs depicting trees in the Ramat Gan National Park.

The tree was photographed that day Click for a larger image

Translation of the text on the sign:
Furcraea (=Fourcroya) selloa

Family: Agavoideae
Origin: From Mexico to Brazil

Similar to the Agave, but different from it in its tall trunk. Blooms once every 20 years or so and dies after flowering.

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