Although not all the endemic plants of Crete are included in the following list, they should by their very geographical location be regarded as rare. Plants that are widespread across the Mediterranean can be rare or very rare on Crete.
The list includes species that are mentioned by the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (MAICh) in their list of threatened, protected, rare and other rare plant species. (Click for explanations)
RARE AND PROTECTED FLOWERS OF CRETE