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Sea Holly (Eryngium maritimun)


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The Sea Holly flowers are usually burr-shaped and metallic blue. The leaves have spines and a thick outer cuticle to protect against the sea spray and water loss. It can be found on sand dunes.

11th Jan 2012 by Karen Davies


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Foundation, Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 4+

Geocode: Great Yarmouth Norfolk

Sea Holly Eryngium maritimun plant seaside

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