This is a transverse section of the conceptacle of a brown seaweed Fucus sp., commonly known as saw wrack. It has been stained with a fluorescent dye called anilino-naphthalene-sulphonic acid.

Colourful beach huts on Staunton Sands near Croyde in Devon

Walking the coast in Croyde, Devon


Cluster of barnacles as a decorative accesory- this ties in the white/cream and the burgundy as well as the shell theme.