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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.

Atriplex littoralis - Grass-leaved Orache

Grass-leaved Orache is extremely rare and has been recently refound above the tide line at Millbrook Pool (SX45G, 1990, R.W.Gould) and on the Mount Edgecumbe estate (SX45L, 1990, R.W.Gould). It has gone from Par where it was last recorded in 1983 (SX05R, B.E.M.Garratt).

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.