mimosa tree moss

sheys-garden(7b)April 13, 2008

I have a aged mimosa tree and have noticed some kind of moss growing on the trunk,would anyone know what type moss typically grows on these trees.

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It is impossible to answer your question.
There are many epiphytic mosses.
Where are you located?
Got a photo of the moss?
Really need to see it to even venture a wild guess!

    Bookmark   April 13, 2008 at 10:25PM
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greenman28 NorCal 7b/8a

Could be lichen, too. I see a lot of lichen on the trunks of old mimosa trees.

    Bookmark   April 14, 2008 at 2:13AM
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