Common Tamarisk-moss - Thuidium tamariscinum
The bright yellow-green fern-like shoots make this one of our more distinctive mosses. They are usually tri-pinnately branched and form mats 5 to 25 cm across.
It grows in woodland, hedge banks and in grassland in damp places.
All year round.
Widespread and common in Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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