Species

Lysimachia maritima

Authority

Lysimachia maritima (L.) Galasso, Banfi & Soldano.

Family

Primulaceae

Species Category

Flora - Vascular - Native

Synonyms

Glaux maritima L.

Distribution

Widespread around the coast of Mull.

Habitat

According to Jermy & Crabbe (1978) it is found in upper level of salt marsh, in splash zone sandy turf, and at side of stream lets near the sea.

Flower Colours

Pink

ORIGIN OF RECORD

Recorded by Jermy & Crabbe (1978) as Glaux maritima.

References and further reading

Jermy, A.C and Crabbe, J.A. (Ed.) 1978. The Island of Mull: A survey of its Flora and Environment. London. British Museum (Natural History).

This page last updated on 22 Jul 2014