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El Bicácaro

Canary Island bellflower

Canarina Canariensis
Moisés Afonso
2016

Los Silos /  El Bicácaro   Los Silos /  El Bicácaro

Description

Steel sculpture of a Canary Island bellflower. The flower is used as logo for Los Silos Natural:

El Bicácaro

Inscription(s)

Canarina Canariensis

Bicacarera, bicácaro, bicacareto, cabeza de gallo, campanilla, son los nombres
más comunes de la "Canarina Canariensis"

Endemismo canario y emblema del Municipio de Los Silos e su marca
"LOS SILOS NATURAL", se le considera una de de las flores más bellas del
mundo, tanto por su aspecto en forma de campana, como por su color intenso
anaranjado casi rojizo, que resalta y no pasa desapercibido en los bosques
de laurisilva del "Monte de Agua"

Escultor: Moisés Afonso
20 de Octubre de 2016
Canarina Canariensis

Bicacarera, bicácaro, bicacareto, cock's head, bell, are the most
common names of the "Canarina Canariensis"
Canarian endemism and emblem of the Municipality of Los Silos and its brand
"NATURAL LOS SILOS", is considered one of the most beautiful flowers in the
world, both for its bell-shaped appearance and its intense colour,
almost reddish orange, which stands out and does not go unnoticed in the
laurel forest of the "Monte de Agua"

Sculptor: Moisés Afonso
20 October 2016

Signature

Moises Afonso

Sculptor

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Location (N 28°21'52" - W 16°49'1")

Item Code: esca528; Photograph: 30 January 2020
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