• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Lasithi, Prina
  • Photo taken by:
    Paragkamian, K.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Olive tree
Plants
Plants

Photo of cultivations of Olive trees, Olea europaea, in teracces, at Lasithi area, Crete, Greece. This big evergreen tree is the trademark of the Mediterranean area and an indicator of the mediterranean climate. Its many cultivars are widely planted in most of the Mediterranean countries for its high quality, edible oil.