We Sell Plants Not Seeds - Anyone Can Order at Low Grower Prices - We Ship Everywhere

Hypnum Moss

$5.59
(2 reviews) Write a Review

Reviews (2)

  • 5
    Hypnum Moss

    Posted by Tera Bess on 28th Aug 2019

    This is a wonderful addition to my flower garden. Looks great where I planted it.

  • 5
    Nice Plant

    Posted by Dan Reed on 5th Mar 2018

    I am amazed at me living in California and these plants arriving so nice and moist. They are nice and well rooted too.

Helpful Gardening Tips

Goes Well With

Shipping

Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Description

Hypnum Moss is common around the world

This beautiful moss is also known as cypress-leaved plant moss. It's common around the world, especially in forests and shaded woodlands. It's one of the other twelve thousand species of spore-bearing land plants. Hypnum Moss is sometimes called "Feather Moss" due to its leaf shape.

Hypnum Moss is best found on dark forest floors and rocks

Hypnum Moss forms carpet-like sheets on dark forest floors and rocks. It's size ranges between small and medium. Its stems are short and medium reddish-brown. The leaves that grow from it are spiraled and skinny. They resemble the leaves of a Cypress tree. The leaves can grow to about two millimeters in length. This moss is colored a gorgeously vibrant green and darker green. The spores of the plant grow in pods attached to stalks from the moss.

Hypnum Moss is involved as both female, and male plants grow from it

Other classifications for Hypnum moss are upright, carpet, cushion, and clumping moss. The plant has a unique growth pattern that is extremely flat. It also hosts a non-vascular system. This moss has a high transplant success rate and can handle a little sunlight, but not directly or very often. Many people choose to plant it because of its soft and cushiony texture. Using with low-lying plants as an extra accent is fantastic. It's the most popular choice for many gardeners. This soft and spongy plant looks impressive between stepping stones or on a path. Some people even use it for their entire lawn.

Hypnum Moss is the most common moss. About twenty-five percent of the species grow in North America. The other seventy-five percent grows everywhere except for Antarctica. There are even a few aquatic species of Hypnum Moss. It's tolerant of pollution and thrives in acidic environments.

It used to be given as a treatment for Insomnia. The Greek word Hypnosis where we get the name Hypnum. Interestingly, Hypnos translates to sleep in English. Ironically, Hypnum Moss was initially used to fill pillows and mattresses.

Hypnum Moss