Selaginella martensii grow and care – plant of the genus Selaginella also known as Spikemoss, Selaginella martensii perennial evergreen or deciduous used as ornamental plant  for the leaves can grow in tropic or subtropics climate, in mediterranean need to add moisture and water in the summer and growing in hardiness zone 11+ but with the right care in hardiness zone 10b.

Selaginella martensii leaves

Leaves color green possible with yellow tips (frosty) structure of the leaf shredded shape, and prominent vain, in the base of the leaves grow roots, there are no flowers.

Selaginella martensii for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Deciduous
  • Evergreen
  • Fern
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Indoor plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Big amount of water
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13