Irish moss plants are versatile little plants that can add a touch of elegance to your landscape. Growing Irish moss fills a range of garden needs. It is simple to learn how to grow Irish moss. This article can help.
Irish Moss--2-4" tall, that spread quickly, take foot traffic and seldom need clipping. Best of all, it stays green all year long, accented with delicate white flowers blooming from mid spring to early summer. Space 10-12" apart. Zones 3-9. Ships in 2" pots. Sagina subulata. Partial to Full Shade - See more at: http://www.springhillnursery.com/product/irish_moss#sthash.eRozVHCI.dpuf
The very tiny Irish Moss seeds create a moss-like, emerald-green foliage that forms a compact 1 - 2 inch tall carpet. Sagina Subulata ground cover is excellent for planting between flagstones. Grown as a lawn substitute, it creates the effect of a moss-covered meadow. Irish Moss is very soft to walk on barefoot, and it has a slightly spongy feel to it.
Irish Moss contains A,B,C,D vitamins that nourishes the skin & is an excellent source of minerals. It is loaded with life-enhancing nutrients such as sulphur compounds. It has been used to treat peptic & duodenal ulcers. Irish moss is effective against, cancer & radiation poisoning. It helps protect from obesity & cholesterol build up. Irish Moss is excellent for the thyroid. It is also used to increase the metabolic rate & helps strengthen connective tissues. #dherbs #healthtips
IRISH MOSS is a native plant that creates a creeping ground cover 1"-2" high sparkling with tiny white flowers for a short time in summer, particularly well-suited to rock gardens, or between stepping stones.