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NZ Plants

Didymodon australasiae

Family: Pottiaceae

Didymodon australasiae forms mats of unbranching stems that are 1-10 mm tall with narrow, lanceolate leaves 1-2.5 mm in length. The nerve fails before a blunt leaf tip or may extend slightly beyond the tip.

Widespread in New Zealand on rock and mortar walls and sandy soil in open sites.