• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Chania, Samaria gorge
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    April 2003
Calabrian Pine

Photo of a fallen trunk of Calabrian Pine, Pinus brutia. This tree is one of the most common conifers of the south Aegean. It grows up to 1.200 m altitude, and often forms sparse woodlands. It can be distinguished from its similar P. halepensis by its very short stalk of its cones.