, Beach Greens
- plant is edible raw.
- leaves and shoots have sour taste.
- leaves and shoots were traditionally boiled in several changes of water and stored.
- boiled choppped leaves were traditionally mixed with berries and fat.
- seeds can be ground into a flour-like powder.
- plant is suitable as a potherb.
- plant contains vitamin A and vitamin C.
- grows on beaches and sandy areas near the ocean.