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Help Identify this plant

Posted By: bluejacket

Help Identify this plant - 07/17/2021 01:53 PM

Does anyone know what this plant is? My wife took the photo near the beach on Orient Bay.

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Posted By: SXMScubaman

Re: Help Identify this plant - 07/17/2021 02:53 PM

I've seen that before. Grows in a lot of different parts of the world. We have it here in WA State too. It's also edible.
Posted By: cruzer

Re: Help Identify this plant - 07/17/2021 04:12 PM

Looks like awfully scrawny purselane to me.
Posted By: paul2pam

Re: Help Identify this plant - 07/17/2021 04:14 PM

It's called Shoreline purslane, also known as Sea purslane & Shoreline sea-purslane. It's found on coastlines around the world, produces tiny pink flowers.
Posted By: IslandBoi

Re: Help Identify this plant - 07/17/2021 06:16 PM

you should check this app out: PictureThis - Online plant encyclopedia and plant identifier
Posted By: bluejacket

Re: Help Identify this plant - 07/19/2021 01:21 PM

Thank you all for the insight.
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