micrantha), lyme grass
, mahonia, monkey flowers, Pacific Coast iris, Penstemon heterophyllus purdyi, Salvia clevelandii, and Western columbine.
North Tyneside Council, which has planted thousands of marram and lyme grass
plants to try to bind the dunes together, has moved the fence line back to where the sand dune remains to help the sand collect again.
Thousands of marram and lyme grass
plants have previously been planted in the area to help bind the dunes together.
Blue lyme grass
(Elymus arenarius 'Glaucus'), for instance, looks dyed to match when paired with a weathered copper pot.
Insect life includes the lyme grass
moth and the dingy skipper butterfly.