Selaginella Kraussiana

Selaginella Kraussiana

R19.99 (Exc. VAT)

Krauss’ spikemoss/ Krauss′s clubmoss/ African clubmoss

Description

  • Position: bright but indirect light
  • Soil: fertile:loam-based potting compost
  • Rate of growth: fast
  • Hardiness: tender (indoors only)
  • Current height: approximately 15cm (including pot)
  • Pot covers: choose a 14cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot, but you will need use a layer of gravel at the base to raise the plant above the top of the pot cover.Forming a trailing mound of tiny rounded leaves, which when grown indoors, is retained throughout the year. A fast-growing plant, it looks great when used as groundcover in a potted arrangement, but it's vigour can smother smaller, slower-growing plants if it is not kept in check. For a smart, contemporary look, line up 3 or 5 on a windowsill, where it will get bright but indirect light with protection from strong direct sun.
  • Home care: Keep the compost moist (but not waterlogged) at all times and mist the leaves frequently. Repot in spring if necessary.