Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Spergularia
Family: Caryophyllaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
media
NOTES

A hairless, sprawling, perennial plant which has a thick woody rootstock and grows to 50 cm. The opposite, linear, leaves are borne in axillary tufts.


AUTHORITY
(L.) C.Presl ex Griseb.
Sub Author
Conservation
Exotic
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The white or pale pink flowers are borne in open, glandular-hairy cymes. The seeds are winged
Colour: White
Common Name
Sea spurrey
Perennial sea spurrey
Exotic
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in marshy areas near the river
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
March
April
May
June
July
Synonyms for Species
Arenaria glandulosa
Lepigonum marginatum
Arenaria media
Spergularia glandulosa
Spergularia marginata
Spergularia maritima



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