Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Your search found 12 taxa.

Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Carolina Bog Clubmoss, Slender Clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Pseudolycopodiella caroliniana
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Lycopodiella caroliniana var. caroliniana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium carolinianum 003-01-004

 

Look for it in savannas, seepages

Common in GA (rare in NC-SC)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Bog Clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lycopodiella appressa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodiella appressa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium appressum 003-01-005

 

Look for it in savannas, seepages, bogs

Common in Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont & Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Foxtail Clubmoss, Foxtail Bog Clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lycopodiella alopecuroides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodiella alopecuroides
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium alopecuroides 003-01-006

 

Look for it in savannas, seepages, and other wet, sandy sites

Common in Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont & Mountains)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Featherstem Clubmoss, Prostrate Bog Clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lycopodiella prostrata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodiella prostrata
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium alopecuroides 003-01-006?

 

Look for it in savannas, seepages

Common in GA Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont, uncommon in NC-SC)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Nodding Clubmoss, Staghorn Clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Palhinhaea cernua
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Lycopodiella cernua var. cernua

 

Look for it in wet savannas, ditches and other disturbed moist areas

Uncommon (rare in SC)

Native to South Carolina & Georgia?

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Staghorn Clubmoss, Running Clubmoss, Ground-pine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lycopodium clavatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodium clavatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium clavatum 003-01-007

 

Look for it in openings, balds, roadbanks, open forests

Uncommon in NC-SC, rare in GA

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Ground-pine, Flat-branched Tree-clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Dendrolycopodium obscurum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodium obscurum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium obscurum var. obscurum 003-01-008a

 

Look for it in acidic forests

Common NC Mtns, uncommon GA-SC Mtns & NC-SC Pdmt, rare Coastal Plain & GA Pdmt

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Tree Ground-pine, Round-branch Clubmoss, Prickly Tree-clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Dendrolycopodium dendroideum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodium dendroideum
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium obscurum var. dendroideum 003-01-008b

 

Look for it in openings, grassy balds, high elevation spruce-fir and northern hardwood forests

Rare

Native to North Carolina

 


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speaker icon Common Name: Pennsylvania Ground-pine, Hickey's Tree-clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Dendrolycopodium hickeyi
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodium hickeyi
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium obscurum var. dendroideum 003-01-008b

 

Look for it on grassy balds, bog margins, forest openings

Rare

Native to North Carolina

 


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camera icon Common Name: Stiff Clubmoss, Bristly Clubmoss
Weakley's Flora: (10/20/20) Spinulum annotinum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodium annotinum

 

Look for it in high elevation hardwood or coniferous forests

Rare

Native to Tennessee & northwards (a circumboreal species)

 


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speaker icon Common Name: Blue Ground-cedar, Blue Running-cedar
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Diphasiastrum tristachyum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodium tristachyum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium tristachyum 003-01-009

 

Look for it in dry forests, glades, balds, barrens, forest openings

Uncommon in NC-SC Mountains, rare elsewhere in GA-NC-SC

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Ground-cedar, Common Running-cedar, Fan Ground-pine, Running Ground-pine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Diphasiastrum digitatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lycopodium digitatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lycopodium flabelliforme 003-01-010

 

Look for it in dry to mesic, usually acid forests and openings, esp common in disturbed sites, such as successional pine forests

Common (uncommon in NC-SC Coastal Plain, rare in GA Coastal Plain)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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