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Sphagnum Moss

Scientific Name: Sphagnum spp.
 
Distinguishing Characteristics:
Delicate plant with clusters of tiny slightly-toothed leaves; usually no taller than 2 or 3 inches.
Usually found growing patches in moist soil and boggy areas, but can form dense, floating mats.
•Usually found in relatively acidic soil.

Sphagnum spp. taken by Graves Lovell

Sphagnum spp. taken by Graves Lovell

Sphagnum spp. taken by Graves Lovell




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