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Polytrichum commune

Moss

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  • Polytrichum commune | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018

Features

  • Height0.15m to 0.2m
  • Growth HabitMound
  • Leaf ColourGlossy

Description

Polytrichum commune (Moss). This is a well known species and is very abundant, It will cover considerable areas forming mound-like tussocks. The strong stems will reach about 15-20cm, the leaves are glossy about 8-12mm long. The terminal part of the male shoot will form a conspicuous flower-like open cup.

Characteristics

Moss

Origin

Norway

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Needs

  • Soil pH6.0 to 5.0
  • WaterMoist

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