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Greater Sea-spurrey


A small star-shaped flower found mainly on salt marshes and also along roads that are frequently salted in the winter.


 

Common Name Greater Sea-spurrey
Scientific Name Spergularia media
Species Group Campion Family Caryophyllaceae
Status
Interest Level
3
Visabile
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Campion Family - Caryophyllaceae
Status Locally common
Flower Colour Group White
Visible
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
Preferred Environment
Look for Red stems, white flower on a shoreline plant
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Notebook Distribution Map Sites List Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Campion Family Caryophyllaceae