Arbutus andrachne ~ Strawberry Tree

Arbutus andrachne ~ Strawberry Tree

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Evergreen tree, 2 to 4 m high, usually with few stems and smooth red bark

Leaves: 4-5 cm long, ovate-elliptic, with entire margins or rarely dentate when young, smooth, leathery

Flowers: white-cream, bell shaped, in groups, pendulous

Flowering: April-May

Fruits: Red, globular berries with rough surface, strawberry like

Habitat: Forests in Irbid, Ajlou, Jarash, Salt and Amman

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