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.

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Crowner anemone  It creates incredible images in the fields with the variegation. Flowers 5-8 petals painted red - blue - violet the cream with dark stamens.

Anemone coronaria (Poppy-flowered Anemone): I will definitely be planting these in my new garden!

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.

Narcissus, jonquil  Because of the specific aromatic flower of collecting too. It is a perennial and bulbous found in moist rocky locations.

Narcissus, jonquil Because of the specific aromatic flower of collecting too. It is a perennial and bulbous found in moist rocky locations.

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.

Agrioliza, psaki  In banks and wet places we find this evergreen plant that heralds the coming of spring.

Native to the western Mediterranean, it has been cultivated for different varieties and used as ornamental garden groundcover.

Mandrake - A plant which has stem with flower petals 5 which is believed to have analgesic and hypnotic properties.

10 posts published by dagasfma during August 2015

Autumnal Heather - Beautiful fragrant bell adorns the autumnal landscape in rocky limestone slopes.

10 posts published by dagasfma during August 2015

Ermodaktylos Volvoriza plant with fragrant flowers greenish-yellow to brown-violet velvet tones. It is found in rocky sites slopes and fields.

Hermodactylus tuberosus photographed in a light that makes the falls look brown rather than black

Imantoglosso  In meadows, brushwood and sparse forests found this wonderful plant. Particular inflorescence dense with 12-60 flowers red-green with iris aroma.

Imantoglosso In meadows, brushwood and sparse forests found this wonderful plant. Particular inflorescence dense with flowers red-green with iris aroma.

Cretan tulip  Small perennial plant with smooth corrugated gray-green leaves. Flowers white light pink with red and green shades

Cretan tulip Small perennial plant with smooth corrugated gray-green leaves. Flowers white light pink with red and green shades

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