baumzaehlen - Primeval Forests & Their Trees

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Laurus novocanariensis (Lauraceae)

 

 

The most important tree species of laurisilva of Madeira Nature Park, Portugal.
Some tree species of higher altitudes (1100-1300 m) of Madeira Nature Park, Portugal.
Three over 30-metre Persea indica trees (right centre), the tallest one (on the right, with slight bend in stem) being 31.7 m. Other trees are mainly L. novocanariensis. Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
The same group of over 30-metre Persea indica trees (left) as in image 7, the tallest (central) one being 31.7 m. Other trees are mainly L. novocanariensis. Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
Unusually tall and large Erica arborea (tree heath). Height 22.2 m, girth 139 cm. Other trees: L. novocanariensis (dark bark) and Persea indica (pale bark). Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.
Some trees of Garajonay National Park, Canary Islands, Spain.