Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2121

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Uncommon in NC-SC, rare in GA

Look for it in openings, balds, roadbanks, open forests, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun partial shade

LEAVES:
Evergreen
Simple - linear, with an extended hairlike bristle
Sterile leaves 10-ranked

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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Lycophytes: Lycopodiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Lycopodium clavatum   FAMILY Lycopodiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Lycopodium clavatum   FAMILY Lycopodiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 003-01-007:
Lycopodium clavatum   FAMILY Lycopodiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Staghorn Clubmoss, Running Clubmoss, Ground-pine