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Club moss   /kləb mɔs/   Listen
Club moss

noun
1.
Primitive evergreen moss-like plant with spores in club-shaped strobiles.  Synonyms: club-moss, lycopod.



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"Club moss" Quotes from Famous Books



... know they are being watched. The nest is, to use Hume's words, "sometimes hidden in a rocky niche, sometimes on a bare ledge of rock overhung by drooping ferns and sometimes on a sloping bank, at the root of some old tree, in a very forest of club moss." I once spent several afternoons in discovering a forktail's nest which I was positive existed and contained young, because I had repeatedly seen the parents carrying grubs in the bill. My difficulty was that the stream to which the birds had attached themselves was in a deep ...
— Birds of the Indian Hills • Douglas Dewar

... a great crowd of the frolicsome creatures got singing together, they made such a noise, that a squad of fairy policemen, dressed in club moss and armed with pistils, was sent to warn them not to raise their voices too high; lest the farmers, especially those that were kind to the fairies, should be awakened, ...
— Welsh Fairy Tales • William Elliot Griffis



Words linked to "Club moss" :   little clubmoss, strobilus, Lycopodium alpinum, fir clubmoss, alpine clubmoss, fern ally, mountain clubmoss, strobile, shining clubmoss, Lycopodiate, class Lycopodiate, ground pine, class Lycopsida, Christmas green, Lycopodium selago, spike moss, Lycopodium lucidulum, Lycopsida, cone, spikemoss, little club moss



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