Canary Island

Some articles on canary island:

Teide National Park - Flora and Fauna
... Forests of Canary Island Pine (Pinus canariensis) occur from 1000–2100 m, covering the middle slopes of the volcano, and having an alpine timberline 1000 m lower than that of ... shelter for more fragile species such as the Canary Island cedar (Juniperus cedrus), and the Canary Island pine (Pinus canariensis) to grow ... Teide white broom (Spartocytisus supranubius), which has a white and pink flower the Canary Island wallflower (Erysimum scoparium), which has white and violet flowers and the Teide bugloss (Echium wildpretii ...
Whitten Oval - History - Canary Island Palms
... Fifteen Canary Island date palm trees line the footpath north of the oval, facing Barkly Street ... Three Canary Island pine trees are behind these palms ...

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