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tallish, trailing shrub; beach dunes
growing on edge of Indian River in the wildlife refuge
the last picture is of the dried pod and a seed; the seeds are incredibly hard and I believe are called 'sea pearls' in the sea bean collecting community; it was a gift from a friend that used to work on Cocoa Beach--I used it as part of a "Seeds" unit in my preschool classes.