View Full Version : Replacing lawn with moss

06-06-2009, 06:30 AM
Anyone have any tips? From what I've read, it could be as easy as scalping, applying sulfur, and waiting. The area already has some moss present.

AI Inc
06-06-2009, 06:44 AM
Wow , I must have drank a lot last night. If I didnt know better I would swear your looking to replace a lawn with moss.

06-06-2009, 07:26 AM
Why not? Keep the customer's maintenance costs down.

"My Joe, that's a unique grass you have there."

06-06-2009, 08:21 AM
I talked one client to just let the moss grow in one densly shaded root bound area. Looks better than scraggly grass trying to survive there. Which reminds me - I should weed the area.

06-06-2009, 06:36 PM
interesting I have never thought of doing that my aproach would be to create a mondo grass or dwarf mondo grass planting.

White Gardens
06-07-2009, 12:31 PM
Moss gardens aren't hard to install.

Talk to some local nurseries and see if they have any unique varieties available.

Go to PBS on-line, I know the Victory Garden did a show on it.