Story: Mosses

Growth forms (1st of 6)

Growth forms

Dawsonia superba is a giant moss. One of the tallest in the world, it sometimes grows to a height of half a metre.

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Mosses - New Zealand mosses', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 July 2024)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Sep 2007