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Sea Purslane


A common plant around the high water line in saltmarsh habitat.


 

Common Name Sea Purslane
Scientific Name Atriplex portulacoides
Species Group Goosefoot Family Amaranthaceae
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Goosefoot family - Chenopodiaceae
Status Locally common
Flower Colour Group Green
Visible
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
Preferred Environment
Look for Mealy plant with green flowers that appear red because of the sepals that surround the flower
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Goosefoot Family Amaranthaceae