Mosses are small flowerless plants that typically grow in dense green clumps or
mats, often in damp or shady locations. The individual plants are usually
composed of simple, one-cell thick leaves, a...
Apr 21, 2014 ... The idea that moss grows on the north side of trees is an old one, says Dan
Johnson, Assistant Professor of Forest Biology in the College of ...
Your observation that moss only grows on the north side of trees tells me you ...
Moss is a simple plant and likes to grow in shady locations so it does not dry out.
... One is that they're not"vascular" plants--that means that they don't have the ...
Apr 27, 2012 ... Survival Myth: Moss Only Grows on the North Side of a Tree ... One Saturday
morning you decide to go for a hike in the woods. ... Moss does indeed prefer
shady places, however, there are many things that can create a shady ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Why Does Moss Grow Only on One Side of Tree&v=PfWbZosFSTg
Jul 16, 2014 ... Just disproving the method of finding north using the moss on trees.
Jun 7, 2008 ... Best Answer: Usually, but not always. The reason is that moss is a very delicate
plant that is greatly affected by changes in temperature and ...
I have heard that moss, if growing up a tree, always grows on the north ... While
the rule is not hard & fast, moss does tend to like the north side of things. ... of
trees for one reason and one reason only: It's cheaper over there.
Jun 3, 2014 ... It grows on the WET side. Moss needs a lot of moisture, so the wettest side offers
the .... But here's one I had not known until researching them a few years back. ...
Kelsey L. Hayes, I'm only here for the food symbolism.
This study was to determine if moss and lichens be used as directional indicators.
... Only trees on the north side of the pond were selected. A section from each ...
Oct 27, 2014 ... But the newspaper guy in me had to ask: What direction does the moss point? ...
Moss grows everywhere in this temperate rain forest in Oregon. ... In one area,
the moss grew on the west side of the trees, because there had ...