Discover the magical world of moss . . . Moss is all around us. While it is most often associated with damp, shady spaces, it can be found in the most unexpected and far-flung places, from deserts to Antarctica. This book is a celebration of its quiet, unassuming beauty.- Discover the key moss varieties and where they can be found- Explore the cultural history of moss, both as a garden plant and its uses in traditional handicrafts- Take a tour of the finest moss gardens in Japan, the UK and the US, and meet people who share their passion for these multifaceted plants- Find out how to cultivate moss, tie Japanese moss balls (kokedama) and plant moss landscapes in pots and terrariumsWith stunning photography and charming illustration, this is a unique book that will be treasured by plant enthusiasts of all kinds.