selaginella rupestris, _mount_yonah, _chattahoochee_national_forest, _white_county, _georgia_4, I_AMC4482
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This is rock spike-moss. It is actually not a moss but a fern ally. The taller more angular growth is the fertile portion of the plant where the spores are produced. For more information:

title selaginella rupestris, mount yonah, chattahoochee national forest, white county, georgia 4
date yyyymmdd hr:mn 2008:04:13 10:08:46
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