Flowering Trees

The Mediterranean scrub is colored in the beautiful blossom of the trees and shrubs : Eastern Strawberry Tree (Arbutus andrachne) known for its red bark, Mount Tabor Oak (Quercus ithaburensis) carring long green catkins (flower branches), Spiny Broom (Callicotome villosa) shines in bright orange and underneath them, bulb plants such as Persian Fritillary (Fritillaria persica) and Persian Cyclamen (Cyclamen persicum) sprout.