sea pea


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Noun1.sea pea - wild pea of seashores of north temperate zone having tough roots and purple flowers and useful as a sand bindersea pea - wild pea of seashores of north temperate zone having tough roots and purple flowers and useful as a sand binder
genus Lathyrus, Lathyrus - genus of climbing herbs of Old World and temperate North and South America: vetchling; wild pea
wild pea - any of various plants of the family Leguminosae that usually grow like vines
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Vegetated shingle is a rare habitat, home to scarce plants such as horned sea poppy, sea pea and shrubby sea blight.
These include birds such as the corn bunting and turtle dove; the orange upperwing moth and plants such as the oysterplant, darnel and sea pea.
Normally, shingle is subject to a great deal of movement from the sea, but at Orford Ness, the area of shingle has become so big that it's practically stationary, allowing a wide variety of rare plants, such as sea pea, yellow-horned poppy and sea kale, to thrive.