132045 SLENDER HARE’S-EAR Bupleurum tenuissimum (Apiaceae) Height to 50cm. Slender and easily overlooked annual. Entirely restricted to coastal grassland and upper reaches of saltmarshes. FLOWERS are yellow and borne in tiny umbels, 3-4mm across, surrounded by bracts, and arising from leaf axils (Jul-Sep). FRUITS are globular. LEAVES are narrow and pointed. STATUS-Local; coastal S and E England only.