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Atlantic pistachio

Pistacia atlantica

Description:

This is an ancient specimen of this impressive tree. It is said it is 900 years old. Pistacia atlantica is a winter deciduous dioecious tree, leaves r pinnate. It has typical red coral-like galls.

Habitat:

rocky semidesert


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3 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

A very pretty photo, and a very pretty tree....

AshleyT
AshleyT a year ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

doreen.chambers.14
doreen.chambers.14 2 years ago

Nice

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 2 years ago

Gorgeous!

Ori Fragman-Sapir
Spotted by
Ori Fragman-Sapir

معان, Jordan

Lat: 30.47, Long: 35.53

Spotted on Apr 1, 2017
Submitted on Apr 4, 2017

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