128309 ANNUAL SEA-BLITE Suaeda maritima (Chenopodiaceae) Height 50cm. Much-branched annual of saltmarshes. Forms small clumps that vary from yellowish green to reddish. FLOWERS are tiny and green; 1-3 appear in axils of upper leaves (Aug-Oct). FRUITS produce dark, flattish seeds. LEAVES are succulent, cylindrical and pointed. STATUS-Widespread and locally common on all suitable coasts.