Grey Samphire; Grey Glasswort
Shrub or perennial forb to 1m tall or sprawling. Succulent stems. Leafless. Flowers tiny (less than 3mm across), succulent, in spikes at the ends of the stems, 2-8cm long, of 6-40 flower segments. Was Halosarcia halocnemoides ssp. halocnemoides.
Definite differentiation between most species of Tecticornia depends on details of the seeds, which needs a microscope to see.
Description and photo (as Arthrocnemum halocnemoides var. halocnemoides) in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales pages 236-237
Florabase photo: http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/photo/33237
Photo of plant with mature fruiting bodies. Photographer Don Wood, Scotia Sanctuary, NSW