Coast & Sea Areas

Wild Harris

Red Seaweeds

Red weed.jpgRed seaweed    (Photo: Paul Tyler)

You will find several red seaweeds growing on a rocky shore, especially where the shore is quite exposed to rough seas. You will also see red weeds attached to the stalks of washed- up kelp plants.

These are some of the more common examples- CorralinaIrish Moss or CarragheenLithothamnion - pink chalky weed, Pepper dulsePolysiphonia






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