Definition of Glaux maritima
1. Noun. A small fleshy herb common along North American seashores and in brackish marshes having pink or white flowers.
Group relationships: Genus Glaux, Glaux
Generic synonyms: Herb, Herbaceous Plant
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Literary usage of Glaux maritima
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1. The History, Ancient and Modern, of the Sheriffdoms of Fife and Kinross by Sir Robert Sibbald (1803)
"G. Glaux maritima BP at the sea side beneath ... Halimus 3 Glaux maritima A. Sea Milkwort. * Glaux maritima S. S Astragalus ..."
2. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"Glaux maritima L. Sea Milkwort. Black Saltwort. Fig. 3299. Glaux maritima L. Sp. Pl. 207. 1753. G. maritima obtusifolia Fernald, ..."
3. The Phytologist: A Popular Botanical Miscellany edited by George Luxford, Edward Newman (1843)
"... a habitat at Feckenham; but neither Glaux maritima nor Plantago maritima is noticed in the ' Midland Flora." Arenaria marina, Glaux maritima and ..."
4. Fennia by Suomen maantieteellinen seura (1900)
"... rhamnoides Lathyrus maritimus Trifolium fragiferum Glaux maritima Samolus Valerandi Primula sibirica ..."