347. The reason due to which when the top of the palm tree is cut, it does not germinate

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أبي رحمه الله قال: حدثنا عبد الله بن جعفر الحميري عن أحمد بن محمد بن عيسى عن محمد بن يحيى عن طلحة بن زيد عن جعفر عن أبيه عليهما السلام ان رسول الله صلى الله عليه وآله قال: كل النخل ينبت في مستنقع الماء إلا العجوة، فانه انزل بعلها من الجنة.


1. My father said, ‘Abdullah Bin Ja’far Al Humeyri narrated to us, from Ahmad Bin Muhammad Bin Isa, from Muhammad Bin Yahya, from Talha Bin Zayd, (It has been narrated) from Ja’far (asws), from his (asws) father (asws) that Rasool-Allah (saww) said: ‘Every palm tree grows in swampy water except for Al-Ajwa, for it descended with its spouse from the Paradise’.