Staghorn Lichen or Wolf Lichen

Letharia vulpina

Family: Parmeliaceae
Genus: Letharia (leth-AY-ree-a) (Info)
Species: vulpina (vul-PEEN-uh) (Info)

Category:

Mosses and Liverworts

Foliage Color:

Blue-Green

Chartreuse/Yellow

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Danger:

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Houghton, Michigan

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Aug 23, 2008, ed_burg from Houghton, MI wrote:

The plant was taken from the Sierra Nevada mountain foothills. We brought pieces to Michigan and they are successfully "growing" (increasing in size) indoors in an arrangement with various Sierra Nevada pine cones and bark specimens. We didn't expect it would grow. Great surprise.

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