Ferran Zurriaga

Escriptor. Institut d’Estudis Comarcals del Camp de Túria.


© Valentín Rodríguez As a part of the monograph recently published by Mètode (only available in Catalan), we


The fig tree (Ficus carica L.) —figuera in Catalan, higuera in Spanish, figuier in French and fico in Italian—, is a tortuous branch tree with profitable fruits. It is odorous and generally small, although some specimens can reach up to five metres of height and of crown width. Its leaves, palmately shaped, deciduous and lobulated, are rough to the touch.
pomegranate tree

The pomegranate tree appears to be native from the shores of the Caspian Sea, the plains in Iran and the mountains in Kurdistan and