A Flora and Fauna of Symi

A personal guide to the wildlife of Symi and beyond

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Almond Tree Curiosities

January 9, 2016

A large lump of resin forming on the underside of a branch of an old almond tree. In a thousand years or so it might become a piece of amber.

 

 

 

 

The same tree below, left to grow wild on one of the many disused terraces on Symi.

 

 

An old twisted trunk of a long dead almond tree overlooking the harbour.

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