Mt Falakro is situated near the city of Drama, north eastern Greece. It consists mainly of crystalline-schist bedrock with some granites. The bedrock is build up from limestones of the marble series. On the rocky limestone areas the forest cover is sparse and soil occurs only in crevices. There are some rich forests of coniferous and broad leaved species on the lower altitudes. It has a large concentration of rare plants. Highest summit is Profitis Ilias at 2232m.