Calflora
Taxon  Report   3919    
Glaux maritima  L.  
(no longer an active name)
Sea milk wort,  Sea milkwort
Glaux maritima, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: MYRSINACEAE  
Genus: Glaux
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Communities: Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Strand, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Glaux maritima ssp. obtusifolia
PLANTS: Glaux maritima var. angustifolia
PLANTS: Glaux maritima var. macrophylla
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NOTE: Glaux maritima is no longer an active name.
More information about  Glaux maritima
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (GLMA)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 26, 2019).