In order for moss to grow, it requires a damp environment or water, humidity, mild sunlight and a soil pH below 6.5. Mosses are flowerless plants that are usually green in color, even though their shades may vary dependi... More » Science Biology

Moss mainly grows in shady areas where there is an abundance of moisture. As a general rule, moss mostly grows on the northern side of trees in the northern hemisphere, while it grows mainly on the southern side of trees... More » Science Biology Botany

Peat moss is a group of non-vascular plants in the scientific genus Sphagnum. Like other mosses, peat moss is made up of very short stems with tiny leaves attached. Peat mosses form peat after they have partially decayed... More » Science Biology Botany
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