Your quick and East Guide to Growing Irish Moss Seeds from Sacred Plant Co. The very (like dust) tiny Irish Moss seeds grow into a moss-like, beautiful Irish green foliage that forms a compact 1-2 inch tall carpet. Irish moss ground cover is excellent for planting between flagstones or it can even be grown as a lawn substitute. Irish moss creates the effect of a moss-covered meadow and is very soft to walk on barefoot.
How To Grow Irish Moss From Seeds In 3 Easy Steps
# 1 | Sow Irish Moss seeds by pressing the tiny (dust-like) seeds into soil but make sure you do not cover them. One of the biggest challenges with growing Irish Moss is keeping them from blowing away. For this reason, we recommend starting your seeds indoors. Kept your Irish Moss seeds at 64 - 72F and expect germination in 14-21 days.
# 2 | Pay extra attention to soil moisture when planting Irish Moss seeds. The ground must be kept continuously moist to ensure your seeds will germinate.
# 3 | Irish Moss ground cover needs soil that retains moisture and prefers a gritty soil that drains well. Your Irish Moss plants will be hardy above -30F degrees.