The perfect present for the holidays for your friends, co-workers and family. Truly a gift that keeps on giving joy to any aspiring moss gardener, a gift certificate provides an excellent opportunity for your loved ones to choose their own favorite moss for a DIY landscape or terrarium project. Certificates are available for different amounts. W...
Hedwigia ciliata Mat -- Shade or Sun
Hedwigia ciliata is named after the father of bryology, Johannes Hedwig. He might wonder at the common name of Dreadlock Moss. Or maybe flattered that kids like to call it Hedwig Moss after the owl's name in Harry Potter books. This moss grows in loose colonies with the rhizoids grouped as a “foot” to attach it. It is deep, dark green with light...
Hedwigia ciliata Tray -- Shade or Sun
Hedwigia ciliata is named after the father of bryology, Johannes Hedwig. He might wonder at the common name of Dreadlock Moss. Or maybe be flattered that kids like to call it Hedwig Moss after the owl's name in Harry Potter books. This moss grows in loose colonies with the rhizoids grouped as a “foot” to attach it. It is deep, dark green with li...
Lectures & Workshops
Please contact Mossin' Annie for Lectures and Workshops. By ordering this item you are putting down a non-refundable deposit. This option is offered as a credit card payment method for confirming a contract with Mountain Moss for a speaking engagement or workshop. Contact Mossin' Annie first to make arrangements regarding date and specifics. Re...
Leucobryum glaucum Tray -- Shade or Sun -- Limited Availability
Called Pincushion Moss, Leucobryum glaucum mounds are deep to light green depending upon its moisture content. It grows on a variety of substrates including rich, acidic soils to barren, sandy locations. It gets tiny golden brown sporophytes during all seasons. Also, it sometimes is covered with fragmented white leaf tips during asexual reproduc...
Platygerian repens Tray -- Shade/Partial Sun
Talk about a sideways-growing, thin moss that adheres tightly to substrate surfaces – it’s Platygerian repens. It’s dark color when dry has prompted a common name of Dirty Green moss. However, when wet, it displays appealing green to the eye. This species offers a great option for flat moss lawns, green roofs, living walls and paver/stone applic...
Polytrichum commune Tray -- Shade or Sun
Polytrichum commune is one of the tallest mosses and definitely has the tallest sporophytes, Haircap Moss provides erosion control solutions holding the soil tightly in place. Plants are a deep green with dramatic changes in appearance based upon moisture content. Leaves will tightly curl around the stem when dry and within a minute will unfurl ...
Polytrichum juniperinum Tray -- Currently Out of Stock
Polytrichum juniperinum plants are smaller in diameter (skinnier) but almost as tall as Polytrichum commune. Like its counterpart provides erosion control solutions holding the soil tightly in place. Plants are a deep, blue-ish green (like juniper blue) with dramatic changes in appearance based upon moisture content. Leaves will tightly curl aro...
Please Contact Mossin' Annie to schedule a Site Consultation By ordering this item you are putting down a non-refundable deposit. See details below. Since every project is different, the first step in creating your own impressive moss landscape with Mountain Moss is to schedule a site consultation with Mossin’ Annie. There are a number of consi...
Sphagnum palustre Tray -- Shade or Sun
Sphagnum mosses are commonly known as Peat Moss (its “dead” state), Sphagnums require more consistent or constant moisture or water sources. They make good groundcovers for waterfall surrounds, rain gardens or bog gardens. They feel soft and spongy to the touch. Many species of Sphagnums can grow in a range of climates. Color transitions may shi...
Sun Moss Deluxe Sampler Tray
Selected mosses that tolerate partial/direct sun are featured in this Sun Moss Deluxe Sampler Tray. You'll be pleased with this collection of various bryophyte types which may include: Polytrichum, Ceratodon, Atrichum, Leucobryum, Hedwigia, Climacium and/or Entodon. Exceptional specimens may arrive in sporophytic state. Species may vary dependi...