Scientific Name: Bryophyta (Division) Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:moss Texture:Fine
Family Name:(various)Habit: Horizontal, Irregular, Spreading
Plant Type: Weed (horticultural) Mature Size (ht. X w.):< 0.1m x < 0.1m
Origin: North America Hardiness Zone:Zone 2: (-46 to -40 C)
Leaves: Simple, Spiraled, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Ovate, Other, Entire
Flowers: n/a
Fruit: Sporangium (spores), Capsule, Brown Green
Exposure: Full sun only if soil kept moist, Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade, Deep shade
Soil or Media:
Landscape Uses: Rock garden
Key ID Features:Leaves with veins absent (instead have microphylls with a midrib-like "costa").