Connecticut Plants
Hickey's Tree Clubmoss
Dendrolycopodium hickeyi (W.H. Wagner, Beitel, & Moran) A. Haines
  • Synonyms: Lycopodium hickeyi W.H. Wagner, Beitel & Moran, Lycopodium obscurum L. var. isophyllum Hickey
  • Family: clubmoss (Lycopodiaceae)
  • Habitat: woods, especially hardwood forest
  • Height: 4 to 7 inches
  • Location of spores: in strobili at the top of vertical branches
  • Persistence: evergreen
  • Origin: native

Photographed in the Delaware Water Gap region of Pennsylvania in late August.


Photographed in the Delaware Water Gap region of Pennsylvania in late August.