Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Kitte Rose (Aubrieta scardica)

Tsoukarela, Pindos

Tsoukarela, Pindos
Aubrieta scardica (kitte rose) belongs to the Brassicaceae family. The flowers name is a synonym to Aubrieta gracilis ssp. scardica. The genus was named after the French illustrator and botanical artist Claude Aubriet. It is a perrenial flower that likes dry, sunny places. It is native to the South Balkan peninsula.


Giga said...

Śliczne malutkie kwiatuszki w ładnych kolorach. Mam podobne w ogródku. Pozdrawiam. *** Χαριτωμένο μικρό λουλούδια σε όμορφα χρώματα. Μου αρέσει η κηπουρική. Δικός σου.

Joop Zand said...

Lovely little blue flowers....nice pictures again.

Greetings, Joop

Greece's Flora said...

lovely flowers and you can find them there where you don't expect them!!