• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Rethymno, Kourtaliotiko gorge
  • Photo taken by:
    Avramakis, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Sea Rocket

Photo of flowers and fruits of Sea Rocket, Cakile maritima. This annual fleshy prostrate plant, is very tolerant to sea salinity, so it mainly grows in sandy beaches near the tide line. It has violet-pink flowers that appear from March to October.