• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Crete isl.
  • Photo taken by:
    Kagiampaki, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Phoenicean Juniper
Phrygana diorama
Maquis ecosystem

Photo of the Phoenicean Juniper, Juniperus phoenicea, a shrub or small coniferous tree, with a conical crown. The trunk is branching from its base. The leaves are usually scale-like and the female cones are green, pearl-shaped and turn brown when ripe.