An ancient group of plants, the Selaginella emmeliana is closely related to ferns. These primitive plants are prostrate, spreading ground covers with attractive branching green foliage.
Uses: Originally from the forest floors Selaginella emmeliana are perfect for shady moist positions in the garden, in pots, hanging baskets and terrariums. Plant around rocks and water features for s softening effect.
Position: Well drained and moist position with filtered light or full shade.
Care: Water well especially during dry periods. if planting in containers use a premium potting mix. Add organic matter to the soil before planting for best results. Feed with a liquid fertilizer in the warmer months.
Selaginella emmeliana characteristics:
- Shade plant
- Height: 30cm