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Prunus prostrata A creeping sub-alpine cherry. Geotagged,Jordan,Prunus prostrata,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Prunus prostrata

A creeping sub-alpine cherry.

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''Prunus prostrata'' is a hardy alpine shrub found naturally above about 2000 m. up to as high as 4000 m. in Israel, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, Syria, Turkey, Albania, Greece, including Crete, Italy, Sardinia, Croatia, France, Corsica, Spain, the Caucasus, Iran, Kashmir and Afghanistan.
It grows as tall as 1 m., more typically 0.15-0.30 m., sometimes in the crevices of vertical surfaces. The branches tend to follow the surface at any angle. Flowering patches of the plant on the rocky slopes,.. more

Similar species: Rosales
Species identified by Ori Fragman Sapir
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By Ori Fragman Sapir

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Uploaded May 9, 2019. Captured May 8, 2019 11:37 in Unnamed Road, Jordan.
  • DSC-RX100M6
  • f/5.0
  • 1/800s
  • ISO125
  • 9mm