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Sea Holly

Eryngium maritimum


Perennial plant of the Carrot family - Umbelliferae - up to 70cm. Erect stems, greyish green.Lobated leaves, divided in 3 or 5 bluish lobes, with bracts longer than them.


On the coastal sand.

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Aveiro, Portugal

Spotted on Feb 9, 2008
Submitted on Dec 4, 2011

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