Old World Adderstongue (Ophioglossum pendulum)


Ophioglossum Pendulum, or more commonly know as Old World Adderstongue, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Ophioglossum. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Ophioglossum Pendulum or Old World Adderstongue's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Florida and Hawaii.

  • Category: Fern
  • Genus: Ophioglossum
  • Family: Ophioglossaceae
  • Order: Ophioglossales
  • Class: Filicopsida
  • Division: Pteridophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I)

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