Common Bladder-moss - Physcomitrium pyriforme


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.


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

UK Status


VC55 Status

Believed to be common in Leicestershire and Rutland.

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

UK Map