Holm oak of Vent (Quercus ilex)

Holm oak (Quercus ilex) can live for more than five hundred years. Aged holm-oaks aren’t usually found inside the forest, where they would have been exploited, but near of the homesteads. On the image, the holm-oak of Vent, in Serra de l’Obac.

[photo Jordi Badia]