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Walk and Let the Trees Talk -- By Ahmed Seddik

Hosted by the Consul of the Cairo Arts & Culture Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sat 16 Mar 10:00 - 13:00

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It is time to botanize. Every tree you meet in the street is a special treat. We hope to discover the trees of happiness and the trees that alleviate anxiety, stress and depression and acquaint ourselves with some awesome herbs from the Materia Medica.

And as Shakespeare said <<this our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in everything.>>

So expect a unique tour, which will give you more happiness to your life, some call it:
Fragrant Tour
Dendro-Tour
Devotees of Trees
Rare Trees and Books Tour
Tree Tour Dressed to the Nines
The Five Senses Tour
A Tree Tour
Wonders of the Plant Kingdom
Common Sense and Uncommon Scents
........................All of this represent Aromatic Maadi Tree Tour. So expect to explore the flora of Cairo's greenest neighborhood, botanical history, Art Galleries and Rare Books

Highlights:
Maadi's Top Ten Trees
ِِAncient Egyptian Trees
National Trees of Many Countries
The Story of the Oldest Botanical Garden
What Plants Talk About
Tree Poetry
Art Galleries
Bookstores

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The tour will be for 3 hours long and will be led by the famous Egyptology, lecturer and tour guide Ahmed Seddik

The tour will be mainly in English but he is multilingual so probably he speaks your language

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You have to pay in advance to get the exact meeting location
The options of payment is either by Bank Transfer, Vodafone Cash or PayPal. Once you register with him he can give you instructions of payment depend on what is convenient for you

You can give him a call and he can tell you a brief of what you are going to expect, he is very helpful & friendly

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‘a‘ali‘i-ku ma kua
Achnatherum robustum
Albizia julibrissin
Aloe vera
Anda Assu
Annona Muricata
Araucaria, monkey puzzles
Araucaria Heterophylla
Arborvitae
Banana
Barrel cactus
Basil, Ocimum basilicum
Bauhinia forficata, Brazilian orchid tree, Pata de Vaca
Bauhinia variegata
Belladonna
Berberis thunbergii (Japanese barberry,Thunberg's barberry, or Red barberry)
Bird of paradise
Bo tree
Bombax ceiba
Bougainvillea
Bread tree
Buckthorn
Buddleia
Butterfly tree
Callistemon viminalis
Camel's hoof
Carica papaya
Caryota
Cassia fistula
Cassia glauca
Cassia nodosa
Casuarina equisetifolia
Catharanthus roseus
Cedrela Toona
Ceiba speciosa
Cestrum nocturnum, Lady of the Night
Chorisia Crispiflora
Citrus
Clusia fluminensis
Cordia myxa
Cotton tree
Cupressus macrocarpa
Cycas revoluta
Cypress
Dalbergia sissoo, Indian Rosewood
Date palm
Dodonaea viscosa
Dracaena
Elephant ear
Epipremnum aureum
Eucalyptus leucoxylon
Euphorbia pulcherrima
Euphorbia milii
Ficus benghalensis
Ficus benjamina
Ficus decorum
Ficus elastica
Ficus Hawaii
Ficus macrophylla
Ficus nitida
Ficus religiosa
Ficus spragueana
Ficus sycomorus
Fishtail palm
Flame of the forest
Fruit salad tree
Happiness herb
Helianthus, sunflower
Hibiscus
Hollyhock
Huan hua
Hymenocallis
Hyphaene thebaica, doum palm
Jacaranda
Jasmine sambac
Jatropha integerrima
Joannesia principes
Juniper
Kigelia pinnata
Kurrajong
Lantana
Lee La Wa Dee
Luffa
Macadamia integrifolia
Macary tree
Mangifera indica
Mexican breadfruit
Mimosa pudica
Mirabilis jalapa
Mint
Monstera deliciosa
Mulberry tree
Napoleon's Hat
Nemu tree
Nerium oleander
Nile tamarisk
Orobanche crenata
Palo borracho
Paulonia tomentosa
Peltophorum Africanum
Pennisetum
Pepper
Periwinkle
Persian silk tree
Petunia
Pimpernel
Pink and white shower
Pinus halepensis
Pippala
Plumeria alba
Plumeria rubra
Pride of Bolivia
Princess tree
Pritchardia
Ravenala madagascariensis, traveller's tree
Rosemary
Rosmarinus officinalis
Royal palm
Roystonea Regia
Sacred fig
Sago palm
Salix Babylionica
Sambucus nigra
Sapodilla
Sausage tree
Schefflera
Scrambled Egg Bush
Sesbania
Shabkhosb
Silk floss tree
Sleepy grass
Tabernaemontana
Taro, elephant ears
Tecoma stans, Yellow Bells
Tipuana tipu, Abu Al-makarem
Toborochi
Toona sinensis
Trachycarpus
Water hyacinth
Weeping bottlebrush
Weeping Willow
Willow Tree
Yucca
Albahaca
Árbol del viajero
Girasol
jazmín indio
la palmera datilera
Sauce llorón
Fiamma della foresta
girasole
La sensitiva