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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.
Rock cap moss is a type of moss that is commonly found in the Northern hemisphere
Places like North America, Mexico, New Zealand, and even Austrailia is where rock cap moss can be found. Rock cap moss is a beautiful, dark green plant, that can be found on walls, pathways, and rocks, hence the name. Rock cap moss is often used as a substitute for grass in places grass can't grow.
Hardy Planting Zone
Rock cap moss is hardy in zones 3 to 9.
Rock cap moss can bloom in any season as long as there is sufficient moisture, shade, and rainfall
Once rock cap moss has reached a full bloom, it renders a dark green color and is flat in appearance. The color can be a vivid, emerald tone.
Height of Maturity
A varying height of maturity is an amazing attribute of rock cap moss, as it can mature up to 70 centimeters, or 27.5 inches. Most common rock cap moss that is found is around 2 to 4 inches in height. Full maturity of rock cap moss can take about 1 to 2 years.
Soil Type Preferred
Rock cap moss needs almost no soil to flourish, just as long as there is air and moisture. Rainfall and air is where rock cap moss get its nutrients. The soil type that is preferred, however, is a sandy soil with plenty of moisture.
Sun or Shade
Rock cap moss thrives in deeply shady environments that are extremely wet. As a uniquely sustainable plant, rock cap moss goes dormant in harsh environmental conditions like droughts until conditions improve. It is imperative to avoid direct sunlight on rock cap moss, as it will tend to turn the usually dark green plant yellow.