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Glow Moss

True Name Luminel
Frequency Uncommon
Quantity 1d4
Locale Subterranean
Form Moss

Physical Description

This subterranean moss occurs naturally and is a common underground light source. It appears as a mass of tiny, tight tendrils that glow by bio-luminescence. It grows in large, dense patches and often cascades down rocks and cliffs. The moss itself is stiff and wiry.

Physical Properties

Beyond its bio-luminescence, it has no physical properties. Glow moss is not edible. It is highly resistant to fire and does not burn easily.

Magical Properties

None. However, glow moss is a useful alchemical ingredient and a component of several potions.


The dwarves and other underground races cultivate, harvest and use glow moss as a light source.


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