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Re: what is it????
Posted by Zaven Demirjian on September 16, 2000 at 01:38:59:
The first one is definitely not a section of a grape. The leaves look like grape leaves but the cone may be an artichoke, a native plant (Ardi-shoki) in Arabic meaning "land pins".
The second one may be a pomegranate flower.