Scotch Moss

Sagina subulata Aurea

Scotch Moss  - Sagina subulata Aurea
Scotch Moss  - Sagina subulata Aurea

Scotch Moss

Sagina subulata Aurea

Use Irish Moss in between stepping stones or in other areas that require a short dense ground cover and the soil stays moist. Stays low and compact. Beautiful richly colored and fine textured groundcover. Prune back after Irish Moss has finished blooming. USDA Zone: 3-9.  


Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Sun Or Part Shade

Water Needs: Regular

Bloom Season: Spring/summer

Mature Height: 1-2"

Mature Width: 3-6"

Attributes: Woodland Garden, Tropical Garden, Zen Garden, Shade Plants, English & Cottage Garden


Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

For detailed information, please download our planting guides:

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List of delivery zones and rates.
Delivery Zone Delivery Rate
Zone 1 $49.00
Zone 2 $59.00
Zone 3 $79.00
Zone 4 $99.00
Zone 5 $149.00
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