Manolita Flowers

Laurus nobilis , or lauro is an evergreen shrub or tree up to 15 m tall, belonging to the family of lauráceas , to which it gives name. It originates from the Mediterranean area and whose leaves are used as a seasoning in the kitchen. Other names with which it is known are: common laurel, of palo, American laurel paleo or laurel of kitchen, rustic . The common laurel is an evergreen dioecious tree 5-10 m high, straight trunk with gray bark and dense, dark crown. Rising erect. Leaves simple, alternate, lanceolate or oblong-lanceolate, of somewhat coriaceous consistency, aromatic, with the edge sometimes somewhat wavy. Acute apex and base attenuated. They measure about 3-9 cm in length and have short petioles. The beam is dark green glossy, while the underside is paler. Flowers arranged in sessile umbels of 4-6 flowers. The unisexuality of flowers is due to a phenomenon of abortion, and proof of this is the presence of 2-4 staminodes in female flowers. The flowers appear in March-April, and are yellowish, without interest. The fruit

Avifauna - Asociacion Bogotana de OrnitologÃa - ABO
Near Bogotá is observed in municipalities to the east, like Choachí, Fómeque, La Calara among others, from the 900 to 2600msnm. Politically, the Savannah of Bogota belongs to the department of Cundinamarca and to the city of Bogota, Distrito Capital.