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Helpful Gardening Tips
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.
It is part of the Hypnaceae family. Homeowners grow moss in pathways and lawns to give the garden a charming ground cover. It is recommended that you plant the moss plant near other plants to ensure enough shade cover.
The moss plant is generally green, with phases of bright green to yellow-green. The deep green shade appears to be a little bit fuzzy. The plant branches are bristly and sometimes curly. One unique feature about the Hypnum moss is the lack of cost or midrib.
Sheet moss requires little or no maintenance. Since it grows in moist and cold areas watering should be the least of your worries, meaning cultivating the moss is relatively cheap.
It prefers clay, loam, or richly amended soils with acidic content ranging from5.0 to 6.0. It tolerates a wide range of temperatures and does well in the 60°F to 75°F temperature range. Under proper planting conditions, it will thrive within six weeks. The plant may take up to two years to develop an appropriate carpet of moss. Ensure the moss grows in a weed-free area with no competition for nutrients for optimal growth. The best time to plant moss is during the spring and autumn months. Sheet moss has filaments in place of roots that supply nutrients to the plant.
Hardy Planting Zone- Sheet moss cultivates well in USDA hardiness zones 3-9
Height at Maturity – The height of a mature moss ranges between 6 and 24 inches, with a 4 to 36-inch width
Soil Type Preferred- Thrives in acidic soil. It also grows naturally on logs, rocks, and other plants.
Sun or Shade – Shade or partial sunlight areas are most suitable for optimum growth.