• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Macedonia, Chalkidiki, Chalkidiki
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Sage-leaved Cistus
Phrygana diorama
Maquis ecosystem

Photo of the Sage-leaved Cistus, Cistus salviifolius, in full bloom. This bushy shrub has spreading stems covered by clumpy hairs making it its drought-tolerant. It grows very quickly after a fire.