Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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range map need picture of flower of Lygodium palmatum, American Climbing Fern
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: American Climbing Fern
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lygodium palmatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lygodium palmatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lygodium palmatum 008-01-001

range map need picture of flower of Lygodium japonicum, Japanese Climbing Fern
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Japanese Climbing Fern
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lygodium japonicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lygodium japonicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Lygodium japonicum 008-01-002

range map need picture of flower of Lygodium microphyllum, Old World Climbing Fern, Small-leaf Climbing Fern
camera icon Common Name: Old World Climbing Fern, Small-leaf Climbing Fern
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lygodium microphyllum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lygodium microphyllum

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"The following chronological synopsis of flora accounts of Microstegium is perhaps instructive: not treated by Small (1933), 'local' (Fernald 1950), 'rarely introduced and possibly not established' (Gleason & Cronquist 1952), 'sporadically naturalized' (Godfrey & Wooten 1979), 'a rapidly spreading pernicious invader on moist ground, too common' (Wofford 1989)... This species has become a very serious pest, now ranking as one of the most destructive introduced plants in our area, forming extensive and dense patches, sprawling over and eliminating nearly all other herbaceous plants. Eradication is very difficult, and considering its obvious colonizing abilities, only temporary." — Alan Weakley, Weakley's Flora