Although this fruit of a gorgeous ivory flower is Asian in origin, the ninth-largest producer today is Israel, where persimmon trees grow in the Sharon Plain
just north of Tel Aviv.
The difference between that scenario and what happened in Gaza is that the rockets launched from the West Bank will be able to hit Israel's highly and densely populated Sharon Plain
that holds 70% of Israel's Jewish population.
The conclusions of this chapter indicate that wheat was imported to Ashkelon from Judah (the Judean hills, the Shephelah, and the Negev) as well as from the Sharon plain
that I heard 20 times or more as the hilly central Israeli landscape gave way to the Sharon Plain
Livingstone, "Eine neue reichsaramaische Inschrift aus Taima," ZDMG 140 : 1-2), and by the inscriptions engraved on metal bowls found in Elyakhin, Israel, a rural settlement founded in 1950 in the central part of the Sharon plain
, some five kilometers south of Haderah (R.
Salah's movement is centered in the Arab-populated city of Um al Fahm, located in the Nahal Iron (Wadi Ara) district, between the Sharon plain
and the Galilee.
223a): The Eshmunazer inscription demonstrates that the Sharon Plain
included the hinterland of both Dot and Joppe.