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Q.When transplanting moss if some of the tree bark is taken with it, will this hurt the tree?

Zone Zone 5b | Anonymous added on June 20, 2019 | Answered

I am developing a moss bed in a shaded moist area on the side of my house.

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Answered on June 20, 2019

Don't take the bark off when you are removing the moss, it can open the tree's growing layer to a pathogen infection and wood decay.

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