Ground Fern Moss - Thuidium Delecatulum
Ground Fern Moss is a hardy moss that is naturally found on all of the continents, except for Antarctica, understandably. It thrives easily and can grow to cover large areas, typically advancing four to five feet in a single year. The Ground Fern Moss is like this named because it produces small stalks which grow leaf-like structures resembling a common fern; how excellent to have the opportunity to spread this shorter gorgeous fern-impostor all over your yard or whichever area it is desired. It makes a great addition to areas with running or standing water, such as streams and ponds, and also gardens for a magical fairy feel. With a mind of its own and muscles to boot, it expertly traverses lawns, walkways, paths, stones, wood surfaces and can even be used to create ornamental topiary
Ground Fern Moss can soak up to twenty times its weight in water so that flooding won't be a worry, and it provides excellent insulation for your yard. It appreciates shade but can do all right in some sun as well. It adapts to various soil conditions and does not easily fall prey to health issues, but if it does, a good watering can revive it to its natural lush, emerald green state. It should be kept moist until transplanted for best results, and keeping it hydrated will help it flourish and grow more quickly. Not only beautiful to look at, but it is also super soft beneath the feet and puts a new meaning to the term garden bed. It can even grow on patios or possibly even the patio furniture if that is what you truly want. The possibilities are endless with this Ground Fern Moss, which may also be endless in its growth and the splendor it provides to your vicinity.