Ruby Red Spikemoss
Selaginella erythropus 'Sanguinea'
Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.
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|Average Size at Maturity||Spreading groundcover 6 in. tall.|
|Design Ideas||Use as a groundcover in a shady location, or to showcase its dramatic foliage, use in a hanging basket to show off its unique red underside.|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Light Needs||Full shade|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Gift Plant, Shade Loving|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6 - 10