Selaginella braunii

Also known as:

  • Selaginella pallescens
  • Arborvitae Fern
  • Arborvitae Spikemoss

Plant Type

fern, groundcover

Zones

10a-11

Size

H:18"
W:24"

Growing Conditions

Soil Needs:

well-drained, rich

Water Needs:

even moisture

Special Situation:

verticillium wilt resistant

Sun Exposure:

mostly sun, mostly shade, shade

Features

Foliage Season:

evergreen

Tags

woodland
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(syn: Selaginella pallescens or incorrectly, Selaginella caulescens and Selaginella involvens) This selaginella (fern relative) is one of the easiest to grow in a woodland setting. The dark green, lacy, semi-evergreen fronds rise to 18" tall from a slowly creeping rhizome. In 3 years you could expect a 2' wide mass. A grouping of these in a woodland setting is indeed spectacular!

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A beautiful complement to other ferns; a grower's dream. Like a miniature fern, its dense leaflets form in tightly held clumps that remain contained as the plant matures. Growing to 6" in height, it requires an enclosed atmosphere where humidity is high. Tolerant to lower light levels, it will grow without direct sunlight in north windows or room interiors.

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Looks much like a fern but is closer related to moss. The evergreen fronds are bright green spring to summer, turning darker in fall. In frost-free regions, it will stay that way thru the winter, in colder regions the fronds will turn pink, bronze or a co

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