• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Heraklion, Anopoli
  • Photo taken by:
    Vardinoyannis, K.
  • Photo taken date:
    April 2004
Yellow Αsphodel
Plants
Plants
Phrygana diorama

Photo of the inflorescence of Yellow asphodel, Asphodeline lutea, in Crete, Greece. It is found growing wild in the eastern Mediterranean, and prefers well-drained, sandy soils. In Crete, its edible young shoots are part of the Cretan "Wild Greens” diet.