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Moss & Moss Lawns
Hello Christina, thanks for your compliment. This is an all Moss Lawn. My leaf blowing skills are legendary :)
Moss lawn for visual lawn space- not for foot traffic
encourage the moss already growing up at the lake.
Moss can be recruited for use as a lawn, too. If you already have patches of moss growing
Moss can be recruited for use as a lawn, too. If you already have patches of moss growing in your shaded turf, take a cue from nature and consider replacing
replacing your lawn with moss. It can take limited foot traffic once it has become established.
Moss(Hypnum or Thuidium spp)For those with moist, shady
areas and acidic soil, moss lawns can be ideal. Its low-growing habit eliminates the need for mowing, and the texture of mosses is a perfect foil for nearby
Moss elements in the garden
More: Moss: Nature’s Carpet for the Garden
or humid atmosphere More: Moss: Nature’s Carpet for the Garden
Idea for making moss grow. Yoghurt and buttermilk and moss in autumn
Moss smoothie. If you are impatient for nature to take its course, you can easily kick-start a moss culture with one of these two recipes, which are said
results, use native moss and apply when evaporation is low (that is, in spring or fall).Yogurt base: Blend several handfuls of native moss with a large carton
add buttermilk to form a slurry.Beer base: Blend several handfuls of native moss with 12 ounces of beer plus 1 teaspoon of granulated sugar to form a slurry
needed:Morning sun or all-day filtered sunDamp or humid atmosphereMore: Moss: Nature’s Carpet for the Garden
Moss smoothie. If you are impatient
Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC
South End Courtyard
volume of the courtyard, and bright plantings punctuate the landscape. Native moss joints create a soft, porous carpet between antique cobblestones. A salvaged
What kind of moss is this between the cobble stones?
we added some rock cap moss as well as some sheet moss. You should check out Moss Acres' website: ...
Probably Irish Moss. It tends to grow over
This moss was actually harvested locally from a nearby construction site when we were
were carefully tucked with salvaged native moss, maintaining permeability and allowing water percolation.
Moss can also grow beautifully between patio
area is shaded and moist. Soil acidification is the best way to encourage moss to grow this way, although it can be successfully transplanted. Don't cut
natural feel moss and irregular pavers...moss! love or yard and garden...I like the moss between the stones.
Northern Virginia Landscape Architecture and Construction
Metes & Bounds Landscape Design was established in 2004 as a landscape architecture firm dedicated to providing full-service design/build solutions for residential properties.
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Mossy Stepping Stone Path
It is a combination of Scotch moss and Irish moss.
Scotch and Irish moss. For drive able part of yard?
5. Irish or Scotch Moss (Sagina subulata), USDA zones 4-8. Irish (also called Scotch) moss isn't really a moss, though it looks like one. It presents a
very tight, dense group of small, soft leaves with a sponge-like look. Irish moss grows extremely quickly and isn't very particular about soil, but it does
stepping stones w/ moss & mulch...Moss to add in between stones...The use of stone and moss for walk
The moss and grass mounds are very creative and unique. Did you use any special technic
Irish moss (Sagina subulata, zones 4 to 8) is not a moss at all.
Irish moss (Sagina subulata, zones 4 to 8) and Scotch moss (Sagina subulata
Irish moss (Sagina subulata, zones 4 to 8) and Scotch moss (Sagina subulata 'Aurea'), along with Club moss (Selaginella kraussiana, zones 6 to 10), are
are not mosses at all. Selaginella is actually more closely related to ferns than to true moss.
mounds planted in grasses or moss.
Woodland Twist to A Front Entrance Garden
sides by building and the drive) and nearby woods. We created a fern and moss garden sprinkled with woodland ephemerals and plants for textural intrigue
We placed found rocks, stumps, and fallen, decaying logs charactered with moss and native seedlings to accent the plantings as focal points and delicate
from Moss Acres or Moss and Stone Gardens.
purchasing some from Moss Acres or Moss and Stone Gardens.
Lose the lawn and say hello to moss. Finally, I would like to encourage you to make friends with moss. It’s soft, treadable
10. Lose the lawn and say hello to moss. Finally, I would like to encourage you to make friends with moss. It’s soft, treadable and easy to establish as
Lose the lawn and say hello to moss.
Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC
Le Petit Chalet
I love moss...I included this photo just for the sake of the moss!
Can I use moss in a shady spot in TEXAS?
Consider the use of moss. I know of no other plant that so easily nurtures a sense of relaxation. Moss can now be purchased by the square foot. Carefully
take more sun than others; some prefer sandy soil, while others prefer clay. Moss doesn't need perfect soil, but it does need daily watering until it is well
in Maine and is fluent in the design vocabulary of rugged granite chunks, moss-covered boulders, pine paths, evergreen forests and sublime jagged coasts
plants and leftover granite from a nearby quarry, and even covering rocks with moss by hand, he healed the ecological problems while creating a network of paths
Moss can be ordered by the square foot.
Samuel H. Williamson Associates
Rustic step-stones in moss pass between lush perennial plantings.
How do you keep the moss from growing on/over the stepping stones?
what is the moss between the stones & will it survive sun?
integration of moss and stone, allows walking on stones in wet weather and moss in dry weather
like to cover, then you have the perfect opportunity to grow a bed of moss. Moss transplants quite easily, as it is not a deeply rooted plant, although
not cut to the chase and cover the ground with a moss slurry? You'll have a beautiful ground of moss in about 4-6 weeks.
the moss with rock path hosta plants...stone texture, spacing, sizes, and moss...flagstone path with moss and hosta