Connecticut Plants
Appressed Bog Clubmoss (Southern Bog Clubmoss)
Lycopodiella appressa (Chapman) Cranfill
  • Synonyms: Lycopodium adpressum (Chapm.) Lloyd & Underw., Lycopodium inundatum L. var. appressum Chapm., Lycopodium inundatum L. var. bigelovii Tuck.
  • Family: clubmoss (Lycopodiaceae)
  • Habitat: bogs, marshes, wet ditches
  • Height: 5 to 15 inches
  • Location of spores: in strobili at the top of vertical stems
  • Persistence: deciduous
  • Origin: native

Photographed in southern New Jersey in mid-July.


Close-up of the strobili (spore-bearing structures) of appressed bog clubmoss.


Photographed in southern New Jersey in mid-July.