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Suaeda maritima ssp. richii

Suaeda maritima (L.) Dumort. ssp. richii (Fernald) Bassett & C.W. Crompton

Rich's Seepweed

Amaranthaceae (Amaranth Family)

Synonym(s): Suaeda richii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

The Amaranthaceae are a family of annual or perennial herbs with small, crowded flowers. There are usually 5 sepals and no petals. Filaments of the stamens are often united into a short tube.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Green


USA: MA , ME , NH , PA
Canada: NS , PE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Suaeda maritima ssp. richii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Suaeda maritima ssp. richii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Suaeda maritima ssp. richii


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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