baumzaehlen - Primeval Forests & Their Trees

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Persea indica (Lauraceae)

 

 

Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
Three over 30-metre P. indica trees (right centre), the tallest one (on the right, with slight bend in stem) being 31.7 m. Other trees are mainly Laurus novocanariensis. Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
The same group of over 30-metre P. indica trees (left), the tallest (central) one being 31.7 m. Other trees are mainly Laurus novocanariensis. Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
P. indica (the trunk in the foreground and the big tree on the right), Ilex canariensis (small-leaved holly, the pale trunks), Picconia excelsa (the saplings on the left with glossy leaves), Viburnum rigidum (the sapling on the right). Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
Morella faya (the large tree on the left), Laurus novocanariensis (centre with dark smooth bark), P. indica (right centre with furrowed paler bark and saplings in the foreground). Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
30.3-metre Laurus novocanariensis (centre). The other trees are mostly L. novocanariensis; also P. indica (the brown-barked straight tree, left centre). Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
Erica arborea (tree heath). Height 22.2 m, girth 139 cm. Other trees: Laurus novocanariensis (dark bark) and P. indica (pale bark). Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
Some trees of Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
The most important tree species of laurisilva of Madeira Nature Park, Portugal.