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Flora of Cornwall (1999)

The descriptive text, below the map, is from the Flora of Cornwall (1999), which was a Tetrad Atlas (the maps had 2km square dots or Tetrads). The map on this web page depicts the plant's distribution at the 1km square scale and shows the records made pre-2000 which were used in the 1999 Flora and those made since.

Suaeda maritima - Herbaceous Sea-blite

This salt-marsh plant can be found in the estuaries at Hayle (SW53), the Fal (SW83), the Gannel (SW86), the Camel (SW97) and the Tamar (SX45). It has also been recorded at Kennack Sands, which is an atypical coastal situation (SW71I, 1980s, K.L.Spurgin).

Click here to see Aphotoflora images by David Fenwick


French, C.N., Murphy, R.J. & Atkinson, M. 1999. Flora of Cornwall. Wheal Seton Press, Camborne.