What is Peat
Peat can be defined as a brown, soil-like material characteristic of boggy, acid ground, consisting of partly decomposed vegetable matter. This is usually the first stage of transformation of plant matter into cola. Go to http://www.uow.edu.au/~sharonb/wingecarribee/peatlands/what.html for more information.
A type of moss.
Easily flammable plant material. It's a fossil fuel found underground, over the centuries it can become coal.
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Is found in bogs and is made of dead plants. Usually associated with the British Isles. Has lots of tannin in it so it can be a preservative and lights well and smoldered so was used as heat in fireplaces