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Smooth Cordgrass

Spartina alterniflora


wide green deciduous monocot that is an ecosystem engineer setting up marshlands to be colonized by the Spartina patens and other grass species


Salt marsh, daily is twice inundated with salt water


Hah, notice all the periwinkles in the background?

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Matt Glynn
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Matt Glynn

Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Lat: 44.70, Long: -63.38

Spotted on Jun 18, 2012
Submitted on Jun 18, 2012

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