Polytrichum commune

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Identification notes

Note that the old var. perigoniale has now been promoted to a full species, Polytrichum perigoniale, and the Field Guide and 2014 Atlas pages for this variety have been moved to the Polytrichum perigoniale page. This page refers to the old var. commune only.

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Distribution in Great Britain and Ireland

View distribution from the BBS Atlas 2014