Perennial goosefoot, Lincolnshire spinach, Markery, English mercury, Good King Henry, Mercury goosefoot(Eng.)
It is a perennial herb that grows between 40 and 80 cm in height. The leaves are fleshy, equal in length and height, triangular to diamond-shaped, with a slightly waxy, succulent texture. The flowers grow on leafless spikes and are very small and green. The seeds are small and reddish-green.