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Beta vulgaris subsp. maritima (L.) Arcangeli.

Family - Chenopodiaceae

Common Name - Sea Beet

 

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Habitats
Seashore
Wasteland
Description of Genus

Annual, biennial or perennial herbs. The flowers are hermaphrodite, having 5 perianth segments and 5 stamens.

Whole plant of Beta vulgaris subsp. maritima
Quentin Groom
Life History
Annual
Biennial
Perennial
UK distribution

Found in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. (See Map)

Flowering Time

In flower during July, August and September.

Fruit

The fruit is an achene.

Flower

The flower is actinomorphic and is green in colour.

Names in other languages and countries

Germany
Bete
Sweden
strandbeta
Dutch
strandbiet
Poland
Burak dziki