Moss enhances any area of shade you plant it in. It's very easy to plant also. With live moss, simply scratching the soil's surface is all you have to do and lay the moss pads down and keep moist for a few days and then Mother Nature will do the rest. Moss is very low maintence and works well when planted anywhere near damp moist areas. It spread failry fast and makes a wonderful carpet like appearance. Moss is used under play ground equipment, around stepping stone or anywhere one desires an carpet look. moss works well because it can tolerate 100% shade. Where grass will not grow without adequate sunlight is where moss thrives.