A Flora and Fauna of Symi

A personal guide to the wildlife of Symi and beyond

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Date Palm

This date palm is loaded with fruits. There are a few on Symi and the more mature trees are looking like this at the moment.

I've often wondered how you date a date palm? This one is in a back yard at Nimborio so if it's contemporary with the house it could be 150 years old possibly.

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