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Reindeer Moss, scientifically known as genus Hypnum, bears eighty species of moss.
This plant grows in dense green mats and is usually found in deciduous woodlands. When used in a garden, Reindeer Moss adds a sense of timelessness and green beauty, making it preferable over other types of mosses. Reindeer Moss establishes a thick dark green carpet as it ages. Its color varies in its hues giving your garden sanctuary appear lush look for many seasons after planting.
The Reindeer Moss plant reproduces uniquely since the male and female organs are either indifferent or the same plant. This sexual or asexual reproduction distinguishes Reindeer Moss from other types of moss. Under favorable conditions, Carpet grass multiplies, making this plant one that will beautify your home with its velvety appearance. It is best grown on rocks or boulders, in a grassless area, or near a garden pond. It helps to prevent soil erosion and is beneficial to other plants.
Reindeer Moss is easy to grow and can be started from spores or by dividing existing plants. When dividing existing moss, take a sharp knife and cut through the plant’s root system. Replant the divisions in a shady location in a moist potting mix. With regular watering, your Reindeer Moss will establish new sheets very quickly. Grow Reindeer Moss from premade sheets, crumble the sheet and plant.
Reindeer Moss prefers shady, humid conditions and must be watered regularly to maintain moist soil. Avoid overwatering, which can make Reindeer Moss rot. While this plant is drought resistant, if your region has hot summers, you will need to water this plant more frequently.
Carpet this plant to thrive in different garden environments as long as its minimum growing conditions for growth are met. Planting Reindeer Moss and properly maintaining it will make your woodland-style home attractive.
An elegant addition to your home, Reindeer Moss will provide years of lush verdant green to your home garden space for many years.
Posted by Sandra Miller on Oct 04, 2022
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We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.