beach heather

noun

: a plant of the genus Hudsonia
especially : a small heathlike plant (H. tomentosa) growing on beaches in northeastern North America

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“Beach heather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beach%20heather. Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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