Arborvitae Fern

Selaginella braunii

Pronunciation: sel-ah-gih-NEL-ah BRAWN-ee-eye
SKU #05982
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OVERVIEW
Description Actually not a fern at all, this oversized spikemoss is named for its lacy, scaly frond-like leaves that resemble an Arborvitae, Slowly spreads to create a mounding groundcover for shady areas. The dark green color complements woodland or terrarium plantings, and is especially attractive mixed with ferns. Herbaceous perennial.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Keep soil moist but not soggy.
Blooms Prized for foliage
Mature Size Slow grower to 6 to 12 in. tall, 24 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Waterwise
Problems/Solutions Rabbit Resistant
Growth Rate Slow
STYLE
Foliage Color Dark Green
CARE
Care Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 2 ft. to 3 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.