Martens's Spikemoss
Selaginella martensii
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Green plant fertilizer (e.g. N14-P6-K8).
Mist requirements Mist every 2 days
Light preferences Prefers half-shady light conditions
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 5.6 - 7.5
Acidity preference is very sensitive to basic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

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Names

Other common names Club Moss
Family Selaginellaceae

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 6 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -23°C)
Leaf color
  • green