Flora of Northern Ireland
Sagina maritima
© Graham Day
Sagina maritima
(Map updated: March 2008)

A branched annual pearlwort with tiny flowers with no petals or with 4 minute green petals; leaves without the short bristle-like point found at the ends of those of other pearlworts (Sagina procumbens and S. apetala). It is frequent on walls, rocks and gravels on or near the sea shore.

All names: Sagina maritima G.Don