Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2647

Fern/Fern ally
Perennial

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

Common in Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont & Mountains)

Look for it in savannas, seepages, and other wet, sandy sites, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet

LEAVES:
Usually deciduous, sometimes somewhat evergreen
Simple - linear-subulate (all alike)
Leaves spreading to ascending

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall

 

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Lycophytes: Lycopodiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Lycopodiella alopecuroides   FAMILY Lycopodiaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Lycopodiella alopecuroides   FAMILY Lycopodiaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 003-01-006:
Lycopodium alopecuroides   FAMILY Lycopodiaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Foxtail Clubmoss, Foxtail Bog Clubmoss