rock spikemoss


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Noun1.rock spikemoss - tufted spikemoss forming loose spreading mats; eastern North America
little club moss, spike moss, spikemoss - any of numerous fern allies of the genus Selaginella
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Such examples include white pine (Pinus strobus--SR), Canada blueberry (Vaccinium myrtilloides--SE), wintergreen (Gaultheria procumbens), rock spikemoss (Selaginella rupestris--ST), pinnatifid spleenwort (Asplenium pinnatifidum), hay-scented fern (Dennstaedtia punctilobula), northern bush-honeysuckle (Diervilla lonicera--SR), and Forbes' saxifrage (Saxifraga forbesii Vasey--SE).
rupestris (L.) Spring, Rock Spikemoss; Ledge Spikemoss.* S253