Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of epiphytic or terrestrial clubmosses consisting of 2 genera and some 250 species from tropical and southern temperate regions.  [FNSW].  Represented in the Hortus by 2 or 3 plants.

Plants in this Family

  1. Lycopodium myrtifolium G.Forst.
  2. Lycopodium cernuum L.
  3. Lycopodium caesium Hort. var. arborescens
  4. Lycopodium caesium Hort.