beach pea

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Synonyms for beach pea

wild pea of seashores of north temperate zone having tough roots and purple flowers and useful as a sand binder

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Dune grass performed well to the addition of fertilizer, the reaction of spike trisetum was mixed, while the beach pea was impacted negatively.
The beach pea is a legume and they tend to grow better if the substrate is poor.
Villagers selected three plant species to use in the experiment - American dune grass, beach pea and spike trisetum.