Shrubby Orache, near Chesil beach,
 
Abbotsbury, Dorset
 
 
Spikes of male flowers
 
 
Close-up of male flower - pink perianth,
 
stamens with white filament and yellow anthers
 
 
Fleshy bracts
 
 
Buds of unopenned male flower spikes
 
 
Leaves
 
 
 
Close-up of silver grey leaf surface
 
 
 
Pink and grey stems