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Annual Seablite, Suaeda maritima Family: Chenopodiaceae
Suaeda maritima     *     Annual Seablite


Flowering time: July-September. Annual

Habitat: Coastal, found on salt-marshes, mud-flats, sand and shingle

A very variable erect or sprawling plant, the tiny green flowers with 2 stigmas at the base of upper leaves. The fleshy green leaves are linear, flushing purple then red.


Annual Seablite, Suaeda maritima


Annual Seablite, Suaeda maritima
Annual Seablite, Suaeda maritima
Portland, Dorset. September 2013

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