• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Crete isl.
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Cretan milk-Vetch
Plants
Plants

Close up photo of Cretan milk-vetch, Astracantha cretica, a thorny cushion-shaped shrub, endemic of the mountains of Crete. It often grows in overgrazed areas.