Cedar of Lebanon

Name: Cedar of Lebanon

Scientific name: Cedrus libani

Category: Trees and bushes

Nature Stars: 30

What are nature stars?

About: A very large evergreen tree, widely planted in parks and in the gardens of stately homes.

How to identify: A massive, spreading tree, with dense barrel-shaped cones

Where: Widespread.

Fantastic fact: Originally from mountains of the Lebanon, where it is now very rare in the wild

Photograph credit: Maggie


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