Fern Moss

Sun And Shade, Full Shade,
Height At Maturity
Under 2 Feet
Planting Zones
Shipped As
5-7 Days
Planting Zones 5-9
Groundcover, Erosion, Landscaping,

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Fern Moss Description

Fern Moss, Genus Thuidium Does well in a Wide Range Of Temperatures.


Fern moss gets its name because it grows; it can look similar to a fern with its large fronds and branches. They are flowing and look identical to small twigs. Fern moss is dark green when they mature, but it can turn a dull brown as they die out or dry. This Moss can be used in floral arrangements or planted indoors for a great piece. It has tall, slender but full branches that have a bright green look to them, and when paired with flowers with color, it will give off a beautiful look. It can grow up to 2 feet tall and outward up to 18 inches wide. This Moss loves moisture, so it must always have its roots wet. It is relative to over 100 mosses, and all of them love the shade in places other plants cannot tolerate.


 Fern moss, Genus Thuidium, loves Moisture and Forms Mats.

Its name comes from its loose strands that resemble tiny bright yellow-green ferns found in shaded woods and wetlands throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and South America. It does well in a wide range of temperatures. This Moss is also known as Thuidium. There are several species of this Moss, but they all form mats. These mats can either be in grassy areas or on soil, rocks, logs, or the bases of trees. They are native to the Northern Hemisphere. However, only about ten of the species are native to North America. This Moss has cylindrical spores that will mature around late summer to the beginning of fall. It will grow best in hardy planting zones 3-11. The growth rate is up to 12 inches per year.


Fern Moss, Genus Thuidium is For Sale at TN Wholesale Nursery with Low Prices and Fast Shipping

Thuidium, scientifically known as dissidents bryoides, is commonly known as Fern moss. This name is used because the plant forms a beautiful moss-lookalike carpet on the ground. When describing the shape, these beautiful creations will grow cylinder-like.

These curved plants can vary in color depending on the environment provided. Mostly, they grow to be yellow-greenish. And they turn brown when they start to decay. These beautiful plants can be a very eye-catching presence in your garden, and the carpet it produces on the soil can look quite refreshing too.

This plant can grow more than 12 inches in a year if provided with a habitual environment. You can initially find the plant in Northern America, Asia, Europe, and South America. Thus, these refreshing plants can survive climate change. The plants are an excellent fit for areas of all seasons.

These moss plants have further subspecies. These extended species depend on their area, growth rate, and maturity height; however, their identity in creating a carpet is similar in almost all species.

Interestingly, Fern Moss is encountered inherently on every mainland despite Antarctica. It expands gradually and wraps everything from tracks to rocks to gravel or stumps. These mosses are thick and correspond to fern leaves in appearance. Moreover, the Fern Moss grows on hills, rivers, and streamlets. 

This plant is flowerless, very versatile, and innovative in Moss. Fern mosses fight different soil requirements, except these mosses require a little extra water to stay fresh and lush bright. Interestingly, it can soak water up to 20 percent of its significance. They lay very fast with a sufficient amount of water. But, they are also capable of fighting dry situations once inaugurated.

The leaves of the Fern Moss increase in a matted design, furnishing ground covering throughout its habitat. These mosses generally have bright green to deep yellow color. It attributes to two or three small groups of brochures on the flank of the stem.

In addition to the beauty, many beneficial facts for this fast-growing, beautiful-looking plant are that it improves air quality by oxygen emission. It also absorbs toxic components in the air and water. Therefore, Fren moss serves as a filtration technique for environmental pollutants. It is also very effective for sore wounds and infections. It also acts as an emergency source of hydration as it has acidic effects to prevent bacteria. 

These carpet plants can be an excellent option for indoor and outdoor decor. Get these pants at fair rates as soon as possible for a pleasant and fresh odor with a lush appearance. Available for low rates and fast shipping. So, grab yours now. 

Best Time to Harvest: Early spring

Light: Full shade, partial shade

Water: Rainwater or regular water through irrigation

Soil: acidic soil, moist

Zone: 5-9

Height at maturity: under 3 feet

Sun Exposure: Partial to Full Shade

Ship As: bareroot



Reviews (2)

  • 5
    Quick and as expected.

    Posted by Paul Fredrickson on Feb 07, 2022


  • 5

    Posted by Billy Long on Mar 07, 2018

    Compliments my yard very well.

Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships November through April

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