The trees of Skopelos

 

" A tree is a thing which springs from the root with a single stem, having knots and several branches, and cannot easily be pulled up; for instance, olive fig and vine."

Theophrastus. Enquiry into plants I. II. 300 B.C.1

  1. 1.Theophrastus. Enquiry into Plants. Books I - V. With an English translation by Arthur Hort. Loeb Classic Library.1916.