You are here



Mosses are low growing plants that form clusters or carpets on the ground or on tree trunks.

The information about this group of species has been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Sites List Records List Recent Records Guidance Notes

For more information about a species click/tap its photograph:

Blunt-leaved Bog Moss

Sphagnum palustre

Compact Bog Moss

Sphagnum compactum

Feathery Bog Moss

Sphagnum cusoidatum

Moss (S subsecundum)

Sphagnum subsecundum

Red Bog Moss

Sphagnum capillifolium

Moss (P juniperinum)

Polytrichum juniperinum

Wood Fir Moss

Polytrichum formosum

Bank fir moss

Polytrichum commune

Moss (C purpureus)

Ceratodon purpureus

White Moss

Leucobryum glaucum

Wall Screw Moss

Tortula muralis

Moss (B capillare)

Bryum capillare

Forest Star Moss

Mnium hornum

Moss (R punctatum)

Rhizomnium punctatum

Tamarisk Moss

Thuidium tamariscinum

Moss (B rutabulum)

Brachythecium rutabulum

Cypress-leaved Moss

Hypnum cupressiforme

Crescent-cup Liverwort

Lunularia cruciata