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Note: This is the Red form of Selaginella
Common Name: Green Ruby Red Clubmoss, Selaginella
Scientific Name: Selaginella erythropus 'Sanguinea'
-Care Recommendations By The Dude-
Best for These Animals:
Bio Dude Substrates: TerraFlora, TerraFauna
Soil Depth: Shallow to Moderate with proper drainage
Lighting: Low to Medium
Humidity & Misting: 60%-100% / Suggested
Mature Plant Size & Root System: This primitive plant belongs to one of the oldest plant groups called Clubmosses. They will reach a mature height of only 2 inches, quickly forming a mat of lush RED foliage if given the right conditions / Very simple, thin, fibrous root systems are shallow but allow for maximum water absorption with high enough humidity
Temperature Tolerance & Placement in the Terrarium: Too high temperatures/low humidity may cause leaves to brown or curl over / Front (low) groundcover or underplanting
Edible & Side Effects if Ingested: Non-Toxic if consumed though these are typically used for ornamental not edible purposes
Pot Size & Packaging: A single 4" potted Selaginella Red plant / Plant is Shipped bare root wrapped in newspaper
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