Annual Seablite

Common Name Annual Seablite
Scientific Name Suaeda maritima
Family Goosefoot Family Amaranthaceae
Interest
2
Description A common species above the normal high water mark on muddy shoreline. 
Read about this species in my Nature Diary blog:
Date Sort ascending Title Link to Article Edit
26-07-10 Annual Sea-blite (Suaeda maritima)
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This map shows the distribution of the species based on my records:

Ferrybridge and Portland Causeway

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
4

Arne Nature Reserve

RSPB, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Holton Lee

Other Conservation Organisation, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Brownsea Island

Dorset Wildlife Trust, National Trust, National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
5
This is the number of sites per recording area where I have found this species. Click/tap any area to see a list of the sites within that area:
Recording Area Number of Sites
Purbeck Heaths 2
Wareham District 1
Weymouth Area 1
These are the National Vegetation Classification codes associated with this species:
NVC Codes Description Phase 1 Categories Description
SM09

Suaeda martina [Annual Seablite] salt-marsh communities

H2

Saltmarsh

SM10

Puccinellia maritima - Salicornia - Suaeda martina [Saltmarsh grasses, Sea-blite species and Glasswort] transitional low-marsh vegetation

H2

Saltmarsh