Sand crab burrows among the Borrichia.
Some plants of Borrichia frutescens were observed behind the dunes at Port Aransas, Texas.
Another plant in the Asteraceae family was observed at University Beach, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
This plant has yellow flowers with dark-yellow to greenish centers. It is a common wild flower in this region.
small shrub in tidal area
growing in large, dense clumps on edges of salt marsh
Borrichia frutescens is a species of flowering plant in the aster family known by the common names sea oxeye, sea oxeye daisy, bushy seaside tansy, and sea-marigold. In Veracruz it is called verdolaga de mar. It is native to the United States and Mexico, where it occurs along the Atlantic and Gulf Coasts. Its distribution extends from Virginia south to Florida and west to Texas in the US, and along the Mexican Gulf Coast to Yucatán....