Sentence Examples

  • Mosses when growing in tufts should be gathered just before the capsules have become brown, divided into small flat portions, and pressed lightly in drying paper.
  • The leaves of most mosses are flat plates, each consisting of a single layer of square or oblong assimilating (chlorophyllous) cells.
  • IFor the histology of the comparatively simple but in many respects aberrant Bog-mosses (Sphagnaceae), see BRYOPHYTA.] The stems of the other mosses resemble one another in their main histological features.
  • ~any Algae, lichens, and mosses are included among lithophytes, ai id also Saxifraga Aizoon, S.
  • Grasses, mosses and Arctic flowering plants are abundant, but there are no trees excepting occasional dwarf willows.