Leymus arenarius (Lyme-grass)

blue lyme grass

Well adapted to highly salinized habitats, Leymus arenarius is a coastal specialist grass.

Like Ammophila arenaria,

Ammophila arenaria (Marram)

Ammophila arenaria - Marram

A true native to the coastlines of Britain where it grows in the sands of beach dunes.

Growing to 1m in height,

Eryngium maritimum (Sea Holly)

Eryngium maritimum - sea holly

Drought tolerant and absent from Northern Scotland. Found in shingle and sandy coastline habitats this bushy perennial has firm,