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This is a list of the flora of South Georgia, an island in the subantarctic Atlantic Ocean, part of the British overseas territory of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.

Spore producing plants.

  • Blechnum penna-marina
  • Cystopteris fragilis
  • Grammitis poeppigiana
  • Hymenophyllum falklandicum
  • Lycopodium magellanicum
  • Ophioglossum crotalophoroides
  • Polystichum mohrioides

Seed plants.

  • Acaena magellanica
  • Acaena magellanica × tenera
  • Acaena tenera
  • Achillea millefolium (Naturalised)
  • Achillea ptarmica (Naturalised)
  • Agrostis canina (Naturalised)
  • Agrostis capillaris (Naturalised)
  • Alchemilla monticola (Naturalised)
  • Alopecurus geniculatus (Naturalised)
  • Alopecurus magellanicus
  • Anthoxanthum odoratum (Naturalised)
  • Anthriscus sylvestris (Naturalised)
  • Avena fatua (Naturalised)
  • Callitriche antarctica
  • Capsella bursa-pastoris (Naturalised)
  • Cardamine hirsuta (Naturalised)
  • Carex aquatilis
  • Carex nigra
  • Carum carvi (Naturalised)
  • Cerastium fontanum (Naturalised)
  • Colobanthus quitensis
  • Colobanthus subulatus
  • Deschampsia antarctica
  • Deschampsia cespitosa (Naturalised)
  • Deschampsia flexuosa (Naturalised)
  • Elytrigia repens (Naturalised)
  • Empetrum rubrum (Naturalised)
  • Festuca contracta
  • Festuca ovina (Naturalised)
  • Festuca rubra (Naturalised)
  • Galium antarcticum
  • Hieraceum sp. (Naturalised)
  • Hypericum sp. (Naturalised)
  • Juncus filiformis (Naturalised)
  • Juncus inconspicuous
  • Juncus scheuchzerioides
  • Lolium temulentum (Naturalised)
  • Lotus corniculatus (Naturalised)
  • Montia fontana
  • Nardus stricta (Naturalised)
  • Phleum alpinum
  • Phleum pratense (Naturalised)
  • Pisum sativum (Naturalised)
  • Poa annua (Naturalised)
  • Poa flabellata
  • Poa pratensis (Naturalised)
  • Poa trivialis (Naturalised)
  • Pratia repens (Naturalised)
  • Ranunculus acris (Naturalised)
  • Ranunculus biternatus
  • Ranunculus repens (Naturalised)
  • Rostkovia magellanica
  • Rumex acetosella (Naturalised)
  • Rumex crispus (Naturalised)
  • Senecio vulgaris (Naturalised)
  • Solanum tuberosum (Naturalised)
  • Stellaria graminea (Naturalised)
  • Stellaria media (Naturalised)
  • Taraxacum officinale (Naturalised)
  • Thlapsis arvense (Naturalised)
  • Trifolium repens (Naturalised)
  • Uncinia macrolepis
  • Urtica urens (Naturalised)
  • Vaccinium vitis-idaea (Naturalised)
  • Veronica persica (Naturalised)
  • www.antarctica.ac.uk/met/jds/baslocal/South%20Georgia.pdf
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