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Sea Arrowgrass

Triglochin maritima

Please keep in mind that it is illegal to uproot a plant without the landowner's consent and care should be taken at all times not to damage wild plants. Wild plants should never be picked for pleasure and some plants are protected by law.

Plant Data

Order:
Alismatales
Family:
Juncaginaceae (Arrowgrass)
Type:
Flower
Flowering Months:
JAN  FEB  MAR  APR  MAY  JUN  JUL  AUG  SEP  OCT  NOV  DEC

Flower:
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Green, 3 petals
 
Tall narrow spike of green flowers on a long stem, 3 petals.
Fruit:
Green, stalked and oblong.
Leaves:
Long and grass-like. Similar to Marsh Arrow-grass but the leaves are unfurrowed and broader.
Maximum Size:
50 centimetres tall
Other Names:
Coriander Grass, Sea Coriander, Seaside Arrowgrass, Wild Coriander.
Frequency (UK):
Occasionally seen  
Habitats:
Saltmarshes.
Similar Species: