Name: Serrated Wrack
Scientific name: Fucus serratus
Category: Marine plants
Nature Stars: 40
About: A common 'wrack' seaweed, grows just above the low water marks on rocky shores. Fronds grow up to 60cm long.
How to identify: A golden brown 'wrack' seaweed, recognised by the strap-like branching fronds with jagged serrated edges.
Where: Common on rocky shores all around our coasts.
Photograph credit: John Wigham