Plant ID forum: Woolly Feather Moss (Tomentypnum nitens)

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jmorth
Mar 3, 2015 11:18 AM CST
Anyone familiar w/ moss ?
1st pic is from Feb, this year in garden, 2nd pic (thinking it's probably same moss) from from late March, 2012 (also outside in garden).



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plantladylin
Mar 3, 2015 2:00 PM CST
I don't know a thing about mosses but the first one looks like Tomentypnum nitens:

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jmorth
Mar 3, 2015 2:14 PM CST
Possibility, MOBOT says that can be found in Illinois (well anywhere from the Artic Circle to N M). Illinois is specifically mentioned though.
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flaflwrgrl
Mar 3, 2015 6:48 PM CST
Whatever moss it is it's beautiful moss.
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jmorth
Mar 3, 2015 7:06 PM CST
Thanks. It is pretty neat.
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