Trees https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/en/plants/trees en Tipuana https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/tipuana <span>Tipuana</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>It has thick foliage due to the branches that extend horizontally. The vivid green and delicate-looking leaves stay on the tree almost until the spring. They strongly resemble robin trees and pagoda trees, but they do not have the thorns like the former or the pointed apex like the latter. The three species are also differentiated by their fruits. They have recently experienced a serious decline in their natural habitat (the regions bordering on the mountains in the northeast of Argentina) due to the encroachment of farming lands.</p> <p> </p> <p>When we prune these trees, the chimpanzees, gorillas and giraffes in the Zoo eat the leaves and branches.<br />  </p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 14:07</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Tipuana tipu</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Humid forests on edges of savannahs</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa%20-%20Tiptip.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Tipuana - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Leguminosae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Summer</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/229"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/229"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Winter</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">6-8 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">10-15 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/TipTip%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Tipuana - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Tiptip%20-%20Flor.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Tipuana - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Tiptip%20-%20Fruit.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Tipuana - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Tiptip%20-%20Fulla.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Tipuana - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2017-01/Caducifoli-color.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Deciduous" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:07:10 +0000 admin 459 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Pota de vaca https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/pota-de-vaca <span>Brazilian Orchid Tree</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>It is not a particularly tall or spectacular tree that is notable for the curious shape of the leaves, which will help us understand its common name. In its place of origin it is a perennial tree, but in the Mediterranean it behaves like a deciduous tree if the cold is very severe. If it is the right season, look at the flowers, which resemble orchids. It likes the sun a lot and it is one of the pioneering species in colonising forest clearings and freshly-cut areas.</p> <p> </p> <p>Although we use it as an ornamental tree, in its places of origin, popular medicine attributes it with properties against diabetes.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 14:07</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Bauhinia forficata</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Savannah and arid zones</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa_BauFor.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Brazilian Orchid Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Leguminosae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Summer</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <h2><a href="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Autumn</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">3-5 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">4-6 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/BauFor%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Brazilian Orchid Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/BauFor%20-%20Fruit.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Brazilian Orchid Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/BauFor%20-%20Fulla%20i%20Flor.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Brazilian Orchid Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2017-01/Caducifoli-color.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Deciduous" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:07:04 +0000 admin 458 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Parquinsònia https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/parquinsonia <span>Jerusalem Thorn</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Parkinsonias do not have a particularly tall or apparent trunk, but when young they are very curious in appearance, with smooth green bark. Its low height helps the pendulous and pointy branches of the foliage almost to touch the ground. Due to the morphology of the leaves, the foliage is sparse and practically reveals everything behind the tree. In the wild, they are to be found following the course of natural water drainage.</p> <p> </p> <p>Despite the graceful appearance of the foliage, they are grown in their place of origin to create enclosures as the branches have thorns that act as very good protection. In fact, the specific name: aculeata means thorny in Latin.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:59</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Parkinsonia aculeata</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Deserts and arid areas</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa_ParAcu.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Jerusalem Thorn" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Leguminosae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Summer</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <h2><a href="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Autumn</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">6-12 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">20-30 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/ParAcu%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Jerusalem Thorn" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Flor_6.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Jerusalem Thorn" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Fruit_8.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Jerusalem Thorn" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Fulla_6.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Jerusalem Thorn" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2017-01/Caducifoli-color.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Deciduous" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:59:41 +0000 admin 457 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Sòfora https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/sofora <span>Pagoda Tree</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>These are trees with quite twisted branches that end up forming a rounded and extensive foliage that provides a lot of shade. The leaves are very similar to those of rosewood and robin trees, but they have a pointed apex and no thorns on the branches. The fruit, also very different from those of the rosewood and robin trees, stay on the tree in the form of graceful and dense pendants, even after the leaves have fallen.</p> <p> </p> <p>It is a tree that is often planted on the streets and in the squares of Barcelona due to the resistance that it displays in urban environments.<br />  </p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:53</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Stypholobium japonicum</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Temperate forests</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa%20-%20Styjap.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Sòfora - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Leguminosae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Summer</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <h2><a href="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Autumn</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">4-8 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">15-20 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/StyJap%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Sòfora - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Styjap%20-%20Flor.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Sòfora - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Styjap%20-%20Fruit.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Sòfora - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Styjap%20-%20Fulla.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Sòfora - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2017-01/Caducifoli-color.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Deciduous" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:53:51 +0000 admin 456 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Garrofer https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/garrofer <span>Carob Tree</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>It is notable for its robust trunk and the branches accentuated by their scant height. The fruits, carobs, have a bituminous appearance and a sweet and floury pulp. They remain on the tree throughout the year and can be seen together with the flowers. In the wild, we find them in Mediterranean schlerophyllic scrub land with olives, mastic and strawberry.  Either way, it has been grown extensively since ancient times throughout the Mediterranean and it is not known for certain if it is native to our country.</p> <p> </p> <p>Previously, carobs were a very important crop to feed draught animals, but with the disappearance of field animals, cultivation of it declined. Recently, carobs have become used again in the food and pharmaceuticals industry.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:53</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Ceratonia siliqua</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Near sea rocky areas</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa_CerSil.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Carob Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Leguminosae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Summer</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <h2><a href="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Autumn</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">6-10 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">5-10 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/CerSil%20-%20977x592_0.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Carob Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/CerSil%20-%20Flors.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Carob Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/CerSil%20-%20Fruit.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Carob Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/CerSil%20-%20Fulla.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Carob Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2016-12/Perennifoli-color2.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Perennial" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:53:38 +0000 admin 455 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Nesprer del Japó https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/nesprer-del-japo <span>Loquat</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Small tree that is notable for its dark green large and lustrous leaves that are downy on the reverse, with highly marked nerves. The flowers are small but aromatic and are grouped in inflorescences. The fruits, loquats, are edible, so they have been extensively cultivated and are now not seen in the wild.</p> <p> </p> <p>The leaves have been used in traditional Chinese medicine since ancient times in lung treatments. They have been grown in Japan for 1,000 years for the loquat fruits, of which Japan is now the leading producer.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:47</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Eriobotrya japonica</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Temperate forests</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa_EriJap.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Loquat" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/319"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/319"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Rosaceae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/261"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/261"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Winter</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/248"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/248"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Spring</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">5-6 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">4-6 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/EroJap%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Loquat" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Flor_5.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Loquat" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Fruit_7.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Loquat" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Fulla_5.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Loquat" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2016-12/Perennifoli-color2.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Perennial" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:47:38 +0000 admin 454 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Eritrina de Jujuy https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/eritrina-de-jujuy <span>Brazilian Coral Tree</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The main attraction of this tree, and generally speaking of all the species in the genus, are the stunning yellow flowers that bud in spring and which are grouped on the lateral branches. A deciduous tree with a straight thick trunk and yellowish bark with widespread branches. Its leaves are compound with three light green oval-shaped leaflets and thorns on the rachis. Erythrina is found in the tropical and subtropical areas of every continent, except Europe.</p> <p> </p> <p>There are only two trees of this specific species in the whole of Barcelona. The one at the Zoo and the other on the mountain of Montjuich. <br />  </p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:44</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Erythrina falcata</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Wetlands and river basins</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa%20-%20Eryfal.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Eritrina de Jujuy - Mapa" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/318"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Leguminosae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/220"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/220"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Spring</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <h2><a href="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Autumn</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">11 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">25 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/EryFal%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Eritrina de Jujuy - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Eryfal%20-%20Flor.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Eritrina de Jujuy - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Eryfal%20-%20Fruit.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Eritrina de Jujuy - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Eryfal%20-%20Fulla.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Eritrina de Jujuy - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2017-01/Caducifoli-color.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Deciduous" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:44:20 +0000 admin 453 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Grevíl·lea https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/grevillea <span>Silky Oak</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>A fast-growing, tall tree with a pyramid-shaped canopy. The leaves are dark green on the front with silvery down on the reverse and their shape is reminiscent of ferns. The flowers are also interesting because, although they have no petals, they are extremely attractive. In their place of origin, they grow in mixed forests with other species.</p> <p> </p> <p>They belong to a family (proteaceae) with species of such differing morphology that they have acquired the name Proteus, a Greek god who could change his appearance to trick his enemies.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:42</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Grevillea robusta</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Temperate humid forests</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa_GreRob.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Grevíl·lea" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/317"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/317"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Proteaceae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Summer</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <h2><a href="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Autumn</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">6-8 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">10-25 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/GreRob%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Silky Oak" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Flor_4.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Silky Oak" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Fruit_6.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Silky Oak" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/1400x846%20-%20Fulla_4.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Silky Oak" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2016-12/Perennifoli-color2.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Perennial" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:42:41 +0000 admin 452 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Ailant https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/ailant <span>Tree of Heaven</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>A tree with a tall straight trunk with smooth greyish bark. The unpleasant smell of the leaves and flowers on the male trees is very distinctive, which is why only females are planted as they are very attractive when covered in their yellow-coloured fruits. It grows very quickly, adapts to the most adverse conditions and proliferates through shoots which is why it is commonly found in the early development stages of a forest and why it naturalises easily to wherever it is introduced.</p> <p> </p> <p>The entire plant is poisonous and gives off a bad smell. Previously, this was used to repel mosquitoes by attaching branches to houses. <br />  </p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:37</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Ailanthus altissima</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Humid temperate forests</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa%20-%20Ailalt.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="Mapa - Ailalt" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/taxonomy/term/316"> <h2><a href="/ca/taxonomy/term/316"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Simaroubaceae</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/228"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Summer</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <h2><a href="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Autumn</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">8-10 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">15-25 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/AilAlt%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="Ailant - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/AilAlt%20-%20Flor.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Ailant - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/AilAlt%20-%20Fruit.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Ailant - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/AilAlt%20-%20Fulla.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="Ailant - Zoo Barcelona" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2017-01/Caducifoli-color.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Deciduous" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:37:01 +0000 admin 451 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat Lledoner https://www.zoobarcelona.cat/index.php/ca/plantes/lledoner <span>European Nettle Tree</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>A tree with a straight and robust trunk, smooth grey bark that contrasts with the dark green leaves. They have a highly distinctive nervation and are rough to the touch. It produces fruit in the autumn, the hackberry, which is sweet and edible. Although originally from the Balkans and Caucus regions, it has been cultivated throughout the Mediterranean since ancient times.</p> <p> </p> <p>Its wood is hard and elastic, which is why it was widely used to make pitchforks for working in the fields.</p></div> <span><span lang="" about="/en/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span>Mon, 01/09/2017 - 13:35</span> <div class="field field--name-field-title-2 field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Celtis australis</div> <div class="field field--name-field-body-2 field--type-text-long field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Deciduous forests rocky areas </p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-2 field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/Mapa_CelAus.jpg" width="1600" height="935" alt="European Nettle Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Classification</div> <div class="field--item"><div about="/ca/plantes/ulmaceae"> <h2><a href="/ca/plantes/ulmaceae"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Ulmaceae </div> </a></h2> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-2 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/en/taxonomy/term/220"> <h2><a href="/en/taxonomy/term/220"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Spring</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-3 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"><div about="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <h2><a href="/index.php/en/taxonomy/term/221"> <div class="field field--name-name field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Autumn</div> </a></h2> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Width</div> <div class="field--item">6-8 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-text-2 field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Height</div> <div class="field--item">10-20 m</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-images field--type-image field--label-hidden field--items"> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/CelAus%20-%20977x592.jpg" width="977" height="592" alt="European Nettle Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/CelAus%20-%20Flor.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="European Nettle Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/plant/2017-01/CelAus%20-%20Fulla%20i%20fruit.jpg" width="1400" height="846" alt="European Nettle Tree" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-4 field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden field--item"> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="/sites/default/files/taxonomy/growth_habit/2017-01/Caducifoli-color.jpg" width="145" height="145" alt="Deciduous" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-taxonomy-reference-10 field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Reating Plants</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/en/plants/trees" hreflang="en">Trees</a></div> </div> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:35:57 +0000 admin 450 at https://www.zoobarcelona.cat