• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Chania, Asi Gonia
  • Photo taken by:
    Hilger, Η. Η.
  • Photo taken date:
    October 2002
Cretan Βarberry

Photo of flowers of Cretan Βarberry, Berberis cretica. It is an extremely spiny deciduous bush that grows in rocky locations and flat clay dolines in the mountains above 900 m. In Crete it flowers in May and June. Its tiny yellow flowers turns to tiny very dark blue berries later in the summer.