There are over 12,000 identified species of moss. Moss can be found in damp wooded areas or along streams and places directly out of sunlight. Moss takes on a carpet-like look and feel.


  • Water usage: Low but thrives in damp conditions
  • Light: Shade
  • Other: Easy to grow.
  • Manliness: Used to make the malt in Scotch whiskey. Feels like carpet. Simple.


  • Again, moss is used to make Scotch whiskey.
  • Florist use moss in arrangments.
  • As a manly plant, find a manly pot, carpet the top with moss, then add small green plants, driftwood, and/or decorative mushrooms.

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