• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Chania, Kallikratis
  • Photo taken by:
    Avramakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    February 2005
Common Ηawthorn
Timberline ecosystem
Maquis ecosystem

Photo of a branch with fruits, of Common Hawthorn, Crataegus monogyna from Crete, Greece. It is a rather small tree, that forms small stands. In Crete it grows in rocky places and field margins, up to 1,500 m. Its small fruits are edible.