Gilboa Iris Biblical Flowers Bookmark
Engaging image printed on durable PVC.
"...his lips are as lilies, dripping with flowing myrrh" Song of Solomon 5:13
This stunning bookmark is adorned with a photograph of one of the Bible's beautiful flowers, the Gilboa Iris. Mount Gilboa is a place of triumph and tragedy and its hillsides are filled with brautiful purple irises. Gilboa’s bubbling spring satisfied Gideon and his 300 warriors who defeated the Midianites here. In defeat, it is remembered as the mountain where King Saul met his end by his own hand while fighting the Philistines.
Israel and Biblical flora is extremely diverse. The country is located between the temperate and the tropical zones. Israel is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea, there is desert, mountains, fresh water rivers and lake, and fertile fields. Due to this hugely differing environments, the species of Israel are also hugely diverse. Israel loves and cares for it wildlife and lands establishing over 190 nature reserves throughout the small country.
Size: 6 x 2 inches | 15.5 cm x 5 cm