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 is a genus of flowering plants in the aster family, Asteraceae. It is named for Danish physician Ole Borch (1628-1690). Members of the genus are commonly known as seaside tansies. They are native to the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean.