Talk:Adansonia grandidieri

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File:Adansonia grandidieri04.jpg to appear as POTD soon[edit]

Hello! This is a note to let the editors of this article know that File:Adansonia grandidieri04.jpg will be appearing as picture of the day on June 30, 2012. You can view and edit the POTD blurb at Template:POTD/2012-06-30. If this article needs any attention or maintenance, it would be preferable if that could be done before its appearance on the Main Page so Wikipedia doesn't look bad. :) Thanks! howcheng {chat} 17:01, 26 June 2012 (UTC)

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Grandidier's baobab

Grandidier's baobab (Adansonia grandidieri) is the biggest and most famous of Madagascar's six baobab species. It has a massive cylindrical trunk, up to 3 m (9.8 ft) across, and can reach up to 25 m (82 ft) in height. The large, dry fruits of the baobab contain kidney-shaped seeds within an edible pulp. It is named after the French botanist and explorer Alfred Grandidier, who documented many of the animals and plants of Madagascar.

Photo: Bernard Gagnon
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