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Spear-leaved Orache


Found mainly, but not exclusively, on shingle and sandy beaches.


 

 

Common Name Spear-leaved Orache
Scientific Name Atriplex prostrata
Species Group Goosefoot Family Amaranthaceae
Status
Interest Level
2
Visabile
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Goosefoot family - Chenopodiaceae
Status Locally common
Flower Colour Group Green
Visible
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
Preferred Environment
Look for Creeping plant on shingle and sandy beaches - pointed leaves and red stems
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Goosefoot Family Amaranthaceae