• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Chania, Lefka Ori mt, Gkingilos peak
  • Photo taken by:
    Hilger, Η. Η.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Prickly Juniper

Photo of Coastal Prickly Juniper, Juniperus oxycedrus subsp. oxycedrus in Lefka ori mt in Crete, Greece. It is a dioecious shrub, or small tree that often takes a creeping form. It has pointed needle-like leaves and spherical cones. It grows in sub-montane and montane zones.