Dysphania R.Br. >

Perianth usually 3-lobed; stamen solitary Dysphania
Terminal flowers male, perianth segments 3, inflated. Lateral flowers female, perianth segments 3–4, inflated. Prostrate to erect annual or perennial with simple or glandular multicellular hairs. Leaves elliptic 5–10 mm long, petiolate. Stamens 2, styles usually 1. Fruit subglobular. Coastal areas. FL. summer–autumn Dysphania littoralis