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Re: [Aroid-l] off subject:: rain forest tree moss

  • Subject: Re: [Aroid-l] off subject:: rain forest tree moss
  • From: Sheldon Hatheway <sfhatheway@yahoo.com>
  • Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2004 20:06:45 -0700 (PDT)

Thanks for taking the time to reply.  What I'm looking
for is a dense-growing, green, and relatively short
(less than 6") moss that usually grows around the
limbs like a shag carpet.  It doesn't hang down like
the Spanish moss, which I already have.  I've tried
the local tree moss, but it doesn't tolerate
greenhouse temperatures very well.  Thanks again for
your interest.

Sheldon Hatheway

--- Ken Mosher <ken@spatulacity.com> wrote:

> You must mean Spanish Moss? It's a very common
> Tillandsia and anyone in FL 
> or the nearby southern states will probably be happy
> to grab some from 
> their back yard and mail it to you. (I can't send
> you any because I live in 
> the north.)
> It requires high humidity, of course, to thrive.
> -Ken
> Sheldon Hatheway wrote:
> > Hi, everyone!
> > 
> > I am making some hypertufa "trees" for my new
> > greenhouse and would like to get some of that
> nifty
> > moss that grows on the branches of those big trees
> in
> > the tropical rainforests.  Do any of you know
> where I
> > can get some?  I can't afford a trip to the
> tropics
> > myself at the moment (I spent all my vacation
> money
> > for many years to come on the new greenhouse). 
> Any
> > help, especially from you botanical garden
> curators,
> > would be greatly appreciated.
> > 
> > Sheldon Hatheway
> > sfhatheway@yahoo.com
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