Cretan Wildfowers

The wonderful world of nature seems to be never ending. We met some of the most beautiful wildflowers of Crete seasons spring and summer. 24 yet we find out in the fall and winter in different parts of the island.
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Sea lily - The favorite plant of the Minoans. Bulbous plant with large fragrant white flowers. The slight fruits lured by the sea and grow on the shores.

Sea lily - The favorite plant of the Minoans. Bulbous plant with large fragrant white flowers. The slight fruits lured by the sea and grow on the shores.

Cretan cyclamen  In cool shady sites, forests, shores Brooks made his appearance. It has tuberous rhizome and unique white, slightly pink flowers.

Cretan cyclamen In cool shady sites, forests, shores Brooks made his appearance. It has tuberous rhizome and unique white, slightly pink flowers.

Greek cyclamen  In stony places and live rock crevices cyclamen Candia with characteristic very large flower 25 cm diameter.

Greek cyclamen In stony places and live rock crevices cyclamen Candia with characteristic very large flower 25 cm diameter.

Mountain saffron - We will meet in the high mountains of Crete outside the prefecture of Chania. Ancestor of yew yolk color with purple flowers.

Mountain saffron - We will meet in the high mountains of Crete outside the prefecture of Chania. Ancestor of yew yolk color with purple flowers.

Milky orchid From the beautiful wild orchids found in bushes in the fields with flowers of 5-45 with special perfume.

Milky orchid From the beautiful wild orchids found in bushes in the fields with flowers of with special perfume.

Narcissus - In stony and wet locations meet this special little narcissus bearing thin stems and white flowers with 1-2.

Narcissus - In stony and wet locations meet this special little narcissus bearing thin stems and white flowers with

Eyebrows Ariadne  In brushwood and quiet fields we find this particular plant characteristic velvety black brim and blue-gray lines.

Eyebrows Ariadne In brushwood and quiet fields we find this particular plant characteristic velvety black brim and blue-gray lines.

Iris of Crete  In brushwood and stony areas we find this flocculent plant with linear leaves and blossom very special with striking yellow patterns on violet background.

Iris of Crete In brushwood and stony areas we find this flocculent plant with linear leaves and blossom very special with striking yellow patterns on violet background.


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