Many customers are surprised to find that an Almond tree has leaves that are shaped like a peach leaf. The actual almond nut grows within a fruit that resembles a peach, but the pit is edible, not poisonous and bitter like the peach pit.
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Almond (Prunis dulics): Almond trees were growing in Israel, (Canaan), 2000 years ago and were mentioned in ancient Hebrew scripture. (Genesis 43-11, etc). Moses crafted oil lamps in the image of an almond.