• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Heraklion
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Pitch Trefoil
Cultivations ecosystem

Photo of the inflorescence of the Pitch Trefoil, Bituminaria bituminosa, in Crete, Greece. Perennial plant with trifoliate leaves that smell strongly of tar. It grows in abandoned fields, olive groves and roadsides.