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Sagina procumbens/Irish Moss, Sagina,

Sagina procumbens / Sagina procumbens
A relatively new ground covering plant used in small detailed design work
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A relatively new ground covering plant used in small detailed design work

Close-up of the fine textured mossy ground cover

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Scientific Name: Sagina procumbens
Common Name: Irish Moss, Sagina,
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: None
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Light Exposure: Filtered Shade, Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
Landscape Categories:
Comments: This is a ground cover plant for select places where a soft textured, green cushion quality is needed for relatively small plantings. It is a good plant for terrariums and other glass enclosed plantings.