baumzaehlen - Primeval Forests & Their Trees

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Persea indica (Lauraceae)

 

 

The most important tree species of laurisilva of Madeira Nature Park, Portugal.
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 as in image 3 (left), the tallest (central) one being 31.7 m. Other trees are mainly Laurus novocanariensis. Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
Unusually tall and large 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.