These  photos are taken in the Russian Federation and  sent to me by  readers of my pages. Thank you!
St. Petersburg (photo Grigoriy)
Grigoriy writes: "This spring I was very surprised when I saw a Ginkgo tree in the botanical garden in
St. Petersburg, before it I think it's impossible in our region.
A guide in the park told me that it's from China and growing here from 1948.
This tree is about 12m tall and girth nearly 20 cm."

photo: Grigoriy

Ginkgo, St. Petersburg (photo Vladimir)
Same Ginkgo tree as on photo left,
Botanical garden, St. Petersburg
Photo: Vladimir

Russian Federation : Sochi (photo Pavel Gorbachev)

Sochi, Adler
photo: Pavel Gorbachev

Kaliningrad, ZooKaliningrad, Baranova street

Kaliningrad (Koenigsberg)
left : near the entrance to the zoo, Mira Prospect 26
right : Baranova street
photos: Olya

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