Selaginella wallichii Spring

Stems more or less erect. Leaves uually the same size and shape on the stem, different on the branches, pale green and shiny below, on the branches 2-3 mm long, 2 mm wide. Needs shelter and warmth.

New Guinea, Philippines, Malaysia, India

Erect habit; leaves small, pale shiny green below.

Source: Spencer, R. (1995). Selaginellaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 1, Ferns, conifers & their allies. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Lycopodiopsida
order     Selaginellales
family      Selaginellaceae
genus       Selaginella Beauverd.