Hedweigia Moss

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    Posted by Taylor Mont on Mar 07, 2018

    Adds great color to my yard. Good choice

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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.

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 provides 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 guarantee your plants to be in excellent condition and arrive alive. If you have any problems with your order, please contact us via email (do not call us, email us with pictures) and state the problem and photos of the problem along with your order # to customerservice@tennesseewholesalenursery.com within 24 hours of order receival. No exceptions to this warranty so please, if you have any problems, we must receive an email within 24 hours of delivery.


Hedweigia Moss is a Thick and Bristly Appearing Moss

It is present in different states in the US. It is widespread and also present in other countries such as Canada and Britain. Its scientific name is Hedwigia ciliate; It is a pleurocarpous moss. It has a distinctive look that makes it attractive. You can quickly identify it by its thick and bristly appearance; The plant grows in loose colonies; The rhizoids act as a foot for attaching the plant’s colonies. When mature, they resemble a coral reef. The moss is dark green, but the color gets lighter at the tips. Its leaves have a weak reflex at the base, unlike the strongly re-curved margins present in other types of mosses. They have a hyaline triangle at the leaf tips. Some are ciliate when others are not. Fusiform cells are present at the tips of their leaves. When it dries, its appearance changes to that similar to dead strings. When wet, the moss will turn yellowish and the stems red.

Hedweigia Moss can Tolerate Different Growing Conditions

The plant even can use asphalt as a substrate. Mosses will usually grow on the bark of trees and woody debris; however, it is rare to find the Hedweigia Moss growing in these areas. Also, the Hedweigia Moss can tolerate different conditions. It can grow comfortably in the regions that do not have exposure to direct sun rays and those that do. Therefore, it is a good alternative for creating a green wall and roof. You can achieve this by planting the moss on a landscaping fabric. The mat will enable you to arrange it in various shapes. The rug will also play a significant role in retaining moisture. They grow great when planted in natural areas and gardens located in full and partial shade; When they mature, they look a lot like the coral reef and display a beautiful shade of bright green. This plant seems luscious and full upon growing. It can grow small but spread quickly. It is full and seems complete as it grows.

Hardiness zones: North America


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