Juniperus phoenicea L. (Savine)



Juniperus phoenicea

Photo of Juniperus phoenicea L.

Juniperus phoenicea L., detail of trunk

Juniperus phoenicea L., detail of trunk

Juniperus phoenicea L. – (Savine)

Perennial shrub of the Cyprees family -Cupressaceae- up to 8 m. Erect stems, short, branching from the base. Scaly overlapping leaves. Dark reddish fruit when ripe, till 1,4 cm. In rocky or sandy places and continental steppes.

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Vicente Martínez Centelles
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