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Posted: Sunday, January 6, 2013 6:40 pm

Plants developed at the USDA's Cape May Plant Materials Center:

Cape American beachgrass

Big bluestem

Virginia wildrye

Shore juniper

Shrub lespedeza

Wildwood bayberry

Atlantic coastal panicgrass

Switchgrass

Ocean View beach plum

Sandy rugosa rose

Coastal little bluestem

Little bluestem

Seaside goldenrod

Indiangrass

Yellow Indiangrass

Bayshore smooth cordgrass

Avalon saltmeadow cordgrass

The center recommends other commercially available plants for dunes, including partridge pea, evening primrose, beach pea, trailing wild bean and winged sumac.

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