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Spear-leaved Orache

Spear-leaved Orache on waste
ground, Dorset
Close-up of clusters of male and
female flowers
Close-up of male flowers 
Close-up of male flower - small tepals and 5 paired anthers
Flower clusters showing female flowers
Close-up of female flower bracteoles
Female flowers and developing fruits
Close-up of bracteoles enclosing fruits
Close-up of fruits enclosing seeds
Clusters of triangular toothed fruits
Hastate lower eaf
                                                              Upper and lower leaves                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
Leaf with part mealy appearance
Close-up of mealiness
Non-mealy leaf and red grooved stem
Grooved and partly reddish stem
Spear-leaved Orache -  Chesil beach in autumn
On the drift line - causeway, Isle of Portland, Dorset