• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Heraklion, Partira's water reservoir
  • Photo taken by:
    Dretakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Common myrtle

Photo of Common myrtle, Myrtus communis, with fruits, in its natural environment. This aromatic bush, grows on moist ground and under favorable conditions can become a big tree. Its leaves and its white aromatic flowers have been used in perfumery.