Selaginella Erythropus Ruby Red Club Moss
Common Name: Ruby Red Club Moss, Red Spike Moss
Selaginella Erythropus Ruby Red is a beautiful choice for terrarium-like setups and vivariums. Ruby Red Moss is a popular plant due to the unique coloration of its foliage. Under optimal conditions the underside will be a ruby red color, contrasting nicely with the green to dark green surface coloration. Unlike other Selaginella species, Ruby Red is a slow grower, preferring partial shade and high humidity. Under the right conditions, Red Club Moss is a easy plant to care for and a great way to add a pop of color to any setup.
- This is not an aquarium plant. Submerging it completely will result in the death of this plant.
- Selaginella Erythropus Ruby Red works well in terrarium-like setups and should be partially shaded with good humidity.
- Remove the cotton surrounding the roots and plant into quality soil.
- Withering may indicate insufficient humidity.
Family Name: Selaginellaceae
Origin: Yucatan to Colombia, and Tanzania
Light: Low to Medium
Growth rate: Slow to Moderate
Propagation: By cuttings