Common sternbergia

Common sternbergia

Observation - Common sternbergia - Global. Description: I couldn't get a close look at these flowers as they were on an inaccessible slope, but as far as I could see they were crocus-like, but big: I'd guess the petals were at least 5cm long. They were growing in close-packed clumps. The location was the vi

I couldn't get a close look at these flowers as they were on an inaccessible slope, but as far as I could see they were crocus-like, but big: I'd guess the petals were at least 5cm long. They were growing in close-packed clumps.
The location was the village of Erfi (Erfoi), near Rethymno, Crete