12 – Olea europaea / Olive Tree

This is an interesting one. Blink and you will miss it.  Mentioned 3 times in the old testament and once in the new,…

11 – Malus domestica / Apple tree

This is an interesting one. Blink and you will miss it.  Mentioned 3 times in the old testament and once in the new,…

10 – Myrtus communis / Common Myrtle

This is an interesting one. Blink and you will miss it.  Mentioned 3 times in the old testament and once in the new,…

9 – Juniperus communis / The Common Juniper

This is an interesting one. Blink and you will miss it.  Mentioned 3 times in the old testament and once in the new,…

8 – Ficus carica / Common Fig

This is an interesting one. Blink and you will miss it.  Mentioned 3 times in the old testament and once in the new,…

5, 6 & 7 – Boxwood, Cedar of Lebanon & Mediterranean Cypress

This is an interesting one. Blink and you will miss it.  Mentioned 3 times in the old testament and once in the new,…

4 – Aquilaria agallochum / Aloes

This is an interesting one. Blink and you will miss it.  Mentioned 3 times in the old testament and once in the new,…

3 – Amygdalus communis / Almond

Farming was the main occupation in ancient times after creation. Due to famine, Jacob and his whole family moved to…

2 – Acacia raddiana (Shittah from Original Hebrew) / Red Acacia

The famous Irish comic Frank Carson’s punch line was it’s a cracker sums this one up.  However, when first mentioned in…