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Selaginella species/Variegated Club Moss Fern

Selaginella species / Selaginella species
Distinctive foliage
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Distinctive foliage

Green and white variegated fronds

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Scientific Name: Selaginella species
Common Name: Variegated Club Moss Fern
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: 1-2 feet
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: This fern requires a moist, well-drained soil rich in humus. It cannot tolerate hot, dry conditions. Makes an excellent ground cover in cool moist habitats. This variegated selection features white-tipped fronds which makes it stand out in a planting.