northern ground-cedar

Diphasiastrum complanatum

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Diphasiastrum complanatum, common names groundcedar, creeping jenny, or northern running-pine, is a species of clubmoss native to dry coniferous forests in colder northerly parts of the world. Under the original name Lycopodium complanatum, this was an inclusive superspecies that included a number of other species now known to be biologically separate.

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  1. (c) Bruce Bennett, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/38630371
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diphasiastrum_complanatum

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