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Moss Lawn vs. Grass Lawn | When to use Moss instead of Grass?

A moss lawn in a forest in with a house

Grass lawns cover over 28 million acres in the USA alone. More and more homeowners are looking into low-maintenance alternatives such as moss lawns. This article compares both options so you can decide when it is better to use moss instead of grass. Below we explain the difference between these two different lawn types by […]

How to Care and Maintain a Moss Lawn | The Ultimate Guide

A well maintained moss lawn

Moss lawns are more popular now than ever because they are a great alternative to traditional grass lawns. If you read this article, you probably have a moss garden or are considering planting one. This guide will provide tips and techniques on maintaining and caring for your moss lawn to ensure it remains beautiful and […]

What are the Benefits of a Moss Lawn?

a moss lawn with a bridge

Moss lawns (also called moss yards or moss gardens) are becoming more and more popular as alternatives to grass lawns not only because of their aesthetics but also for their ecological, environmental, and practical benefits. A moss garden does not need to be mowed, fertilized, or doesn’t need much water because of the water-retaining abilities […]

The Moss Lawn Guide: Planting, Benefits, Care & Costs

A visually apealing moss lawn

Moss lawns are becoming more popular for homeowners who seek a low-maintenance alternative to traditional grass lawns. Other reasons are their ability to thrive in shady areas, their aesthetics, the increase in biodiversity and the list goes on. This guide will explain everything you need to know about moss yards by explaining what they are, […]

How To Propagate Moss | Methods, Techniques & Applications

Moss propagation

This article will explain how you can propagate moss plants. The first chapter will give an overview of the different moss propagation methods, followed by a chapter about more advanced propagation techniques, the third chapter will explain some practical applications and the last chapter covers challenges and success factors in moss propagation. 1. Overview of […]

Health and Safety of Moss | Edibility, Allergenic Properties & Safety Handling

Someone touching moss

This article will cover the health and safety of moss by covering the edibility and nutritional benefits of moss, allergies for moss plants, safety, and handling, it will explain the use of moss in traditional and modern medicine and the health benefits when it is used in therapeutic environments. 1. Edibility and Nutritional Benefits of […]

How Moss Benefits Air Quality, Water Purity, Habitats, Ecosystems, & Climate Stability

moss footprint ecology

This article explains the benefits of moss plants. The first chapter explains how mosses contribute to the air quality and the second chapter covers their water filtration and capturing capabilities. The third chapter explains the role of mosses in natural habitats and restoration and the chapter after covers mosses in urban and forest ecosystems before […]

Ideas For Innovative Moss Projects | Moss Rugs, Moss Bath Mats & More

Innovative moss design

This article provides ideas for moss projects at home explains how you can make a moss rug, a moss bath mat, and covers moss decor in general. The second chapter explains moss in fashion and art and the third chapter covers moss in functional and urban spaces. We’ll also cover moss and technology and the […]