Canterbury coastal dunes and swampy hollows

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mid and Fore Dunes, and Swampy Hollows

Source: Native plants natural to coastal areas : DOC

Trees/Shrubs Grasses/Flaxes
 Acaena novae-zelandiae  Apodasmia similis, oioi, jointed wire rush
 Carmichaelia appressa (R), maukoro, common native broom   Austrofestuca littoralis (R/T), sand tussock 
 Calystegia soldanella, wihiwihi, sand convululus  Bolboschoenus caldwellii, purua, sedge
 Clematis afoliata, pöhue, leafless clematis   Carex littoralis (R/T)
 Coprosma acerosa, sand coprosma   Carex pumila. sand sedge
 Craspedia 'Kaitorete’ (R/T)   Carex trifida, tataki
 Disphyma australe, horokaka, Maori ice plant  Desmoschoenus spiralis, pïngao, golden sand sedge
 Euphorbia glauca (R/T), waiuatua  Festuca novae-zelandiae, fescue tussock
 Helichrysum lanceolatum, niniao   Juncus edgariae
 Linum monogynum, rauhuia, New Zealand linen flax  Isolepis basilaris (R/T), turf club rush
 Muehlenbeckia astonii (T), shrubby tororaro   Isolepis nodosa
 Muehlenbeckia axillaris   Phormium cookianum, wharariki, mountain flax
 Muehlenbeckia complexa, pöhuehue  Phormium tenax
 Muehlenbeckia ephedroides (R)   Poa cita, silver tussock
 Ozothamnus leptophylla, cottonwood  Schoenoplectus pungens, three-square
 Pimelea arenaria, daphne   
 Pimelea prostrata, native sand daphne  
 Plagianthus divaricatus, marsh ribbonwood  
 Raoulia australis   
 Salicornia australis, southern grasswort   
 Samolus repens, sea primrose   
 Selliera radicans, remuremu, a mat plant  
 Scleranthus uniflorus, näereere   
 Tetragonia trigyna, kökihi, New Zealand spinach  
 Zoysia minima (R)  

PLANT NAME (T = threatened, R = rare)