• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Crete isl.
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Olive tree

Photo of cultivations of Olive trees, Olea europaea, in Crete, Greece. This big evergreen tree is the trademark of the Mediterranean area and an indicator of the mediterranean climate. Its many cultivars are widely planted in most of the Mediterranean countries for its high quality, edible oil.