Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Caryophyllales
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"The biggest threat to seabeach amaranth is the destruction of beach habitat." Read more from the South Carolina Plant Conservation Alliance.
Read more about Seabeach Amaranth at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Seabeach Amaranth, Dwarf Amaranth
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Native to the Carolinas
Documented growing wild in - NC SC
IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Stems not armed
1-5 sepals (or sepals absent) subtended by 3 bracts
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