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Polytrichum juniperinum

Moss

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Features

  • Height0.04m to 0.08m
  • Growth HabitMound
  • Leaf ColourGreen

Description

Polytrichum juniperinum (Moss). This is a medium sized species found on heaths especially after burning. It will grow about 1.5 to 6cm tall. The green lanceolate leaves are tipped with red. When dry, the leaf curls up to look like a bristle. Male plants have olive green flowers.

Characteristics

Moss

Origin

Norway

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Needs

  • Soil pH5.0

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