Ball moss and oak branches it has killed.
Ball moss on a dormant crepe myrtle. If I don't remove it, it will kill these branches. (San Antonio, Tx.)
Ball moss showing how dense it can grow. Shown on a dormant crepe myrtle. 6/2/05 ... This crepe myrtle is now half dead.
Ballmoss (lint-like, greenish object) on a hibiscus hedge branch.
Cliff based departure from common tree epiphyte. Found hundreds, none in trees. BBNP
A young plant getting a 'toe hold' on an old gate in our back yard
On a high tension wire between telephone poles in Oldsmar, FL - September 2005
There was a cashew tree covered with these things, and they bloomed massively this year. The trunk was covered with blue flowers :^). Rio de Janeiro, mid summer.
ball moss and spanish moss growing all over a live oak, but dont seem to be causing any harm just yet. they look very nice when they bloom.
Seedlings on the north facing stem of Pachypodium lamerei in SoCal
Attached to Crape Myrtle Tree
Growing way up in a Sugarberry Tree