Picture from Flickr.com by Ian Scott – Sycamore Tree – C https://www.flickr.com/photos/ian-w-scott/5767387927/

This is a Sycamore tree on the site of ancient Ashkalon. This Israeli species of Sycamore is different from the tree that goes by the same name in North America and some other places. It is, however, the same variety climbed by Zacchaeus in the Gospel of Luke 19:4.