|BBB8620 Osyris alba|
This small broomlike shrub - far from being attractive in its post flowering season - was used by the ancient Greeks in soap-making.
Mt. Hymittos: 07/09/2010, photo © Tony Taglides
|DSCN_3855 [Osyris alba]|
A close look at the shrub’s fruit which varies from 5 to 7 mm in length.
Mt. Hymittos: 08/10/2008, photo © Tony Taglides