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Red Sphagnum Moss --(Sphagnum sp.) (79182 bytes)

Red Sphagnum Moss
Sphagnum sp.

There are many species of sphagnum moss in North America, some of which are difficult to distinguish between. Based upon the fact these were found near the coast, my best guess is that these are S. rubellum.

Location: Indian River Valley near Sitka, Alaska

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