Lathyrus maritimus


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Noun1.Lathyrus maritimus - wild pea of seashores of north temperate zone having tough roots and purple flowers and useful as a sand binderLathyrus maritimus - wild pea of seashores of north temperate zone having tough roots and purple flowers and useful as a sand binder
genus Lathyrus, Lathyrus - genus of climbing herbs of Old World and temperate North and South America: vetchling; wild pea
wild pea - any of various plants of the family Leguminosae that usually grow like vines
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It has been noticed that Gypsophila paniculata L., Lathyrus maritimus (L.) Bigelow also appears on the seaside dune part further to the dune top.
Bip., Viola littoralis Spreng., Linaria loeselli Schweigg., Carex arenaria L., Lathyrus maritimus and Corynephorus canescens (L.) P.
--Plants which do not tolerate carrying up of the sand and stabilize the top of the protective beach dune ridge, including Festuca areniaria L., Corynephorus canescens, Tragopogon heterospermus, Hieracium umbellatum, Hieracium pilosella L., Viola littoralis, Linaria loeselii, Artemisia campestris L., Jasione montana L., Thymus serpillius L., Trifolium arvense L., Carex arenaria and Lathyrus maritimus. These plants stabilize the eastern part of the top and the eastern slope of the PBD.