• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Aegean, Cyclades, Thira isl.
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Caper
Plants
Plants

Photo of flower of Caper, Capparis spinosa. This sprawling thorny shrub, is widespread from rocky habitats and seashore cliffs, to abandoned fields. Its buds and fruits are edible and are picked for salads. It has an extraordinary tolerance to the summer drought.