Crithmum maritimum

Crithmum maritimum (or Samphire) is an¬†easily recognised umbellifer found on the coast. The leaves are thick and semi-succulent and hard to the touch. What does it look like? Waxy grey-green foliage, the stems are green to dark pinkish, flowers yellowy-green. Not tall at around 20-40cm and clump-forming in habit. It is unique in being the […]