Common Bladder-moss - Physcomitrium pyriforme

    Description

    Dingy green moss that with shoots to 5mm tall and leaves of 3-4mm. Capsules are frequent, borne erect on a long seta (to 15mm) and have a short point on the lid.

    Habitat

    Prefers damp, disturbed soils such as cattle-poached pastures.

    UK Status

    Common.

    VC55 Status

    Believed to be common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map