beard moss


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Noun1.beard moss - greenish grey pendulous lichen growing on treesbeard moss - greenish grey pendulous lichen growing on trees
lichen - any thallophytic plant of the division Lichenes; occur as crusty patches or bushy growths on tree trunks or rocks or bare ground etc.
genus Usnea, Usnea - widely distributed lichens usually having a greyish or yellow pendulous freely branched thallus
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Ankush first stopped when some grandfather's beard moss on a limb caught his eye.
We've got pussy willow, rose hips, beard moss, thistles, and Oregon white oak.