• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Rethymno, Amari to Kouroutes
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    September 2007
White Αsphodel
Phrygana diorama

Photo of flowers of White Asphodel, Asphodelus aestivus, from Crete, Greece. This is the most common asphodel of Greece and grows in woodland, phrygana and soil-filled hollows. It flowers in spring and its flower stem is branched and hollow. The flowers are white, with a brown midvein.