Flower Database

Scotch Moss

Basic information
Flower Name
Scotch Moss
Formal Name
Sagina subulata
Alias
Scotch Moss, Corsican pearlwort, heath pearlwort, Irish-moss
Habitat
European
Morph
Evergreen perennial
Comment
Irish moss (scientific name: Sagina subulata) is an evergreen perennial of European origin, Caryophyllaceae family Sagina genus. Late spring to summer, a small white flower blooms. Usage: Ground cover, potted plant.
General name : Irish moss, Also known as: Sagina, heath pearlwort, Corsican pearlwort (Pearlwort), Scotch Moss (Scotch Moss), Mofrich,Herd length: 10 cm, flowering period: May to August, Flower color: White, Flower Diameter: 0.4 - 0.5 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Caryophyllales
Family
Caryophyllaceae
Genus
Sagina
Species
S. subulata
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden Pot flower
Color
White
Season
May Jun Jul Aug
Height
10  ~ 10  [cm]
Diameter
0.4  ~ 0.5