- Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Lasithi, Nofalias
- Photo taken by: Avramakis, M.
- Photo taken date: March 2013
Photo of flowers of Prickly Asparagus, Asparagus aphyllus, in Crete, Greece. These plants reduce their leaves to scales, and their function is taken over by leaf-like stems called cladodes. Its edible young stems are harvested for eating.