• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Heraklion, Stroumpoulas mt
  • Photo taken by:
    Avramakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    September 2005
Long-beaked Storksbill
Plants
Plants

Photo of Long-beaked Storksbill, Erodium gruinum in bloom. This short hairy annual, has lobed leaves and rather big violet flowers, that appear in spring. It grows in stony habitats. Its fruit is long and looks like a stork’s bill hence its common and scientific name.