Moss has recently become a very plant for many reasons. The beautiful green color and ease of care make it a favorite to many. If there is a spot in your garden or yard that will just not grow anything, typically moss will. It is often used as a groundcover in these areas and contrasts well with the bark of a tree. Moss is also typically soft and enjoyable to walk on. Another great thing about moss is that it can be used as an alternative to grass. Using moss instead of grass can create less lawn maintenance for busy people. In most cases, moss will not even needed to be mowed since it doesn’t typically grow tall enough. All the moss found in this category will be able to thrive well in New York.