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Selaginella rupestris 'Bald Knob'

Selaginella rupestris 'Bald Knob'

Bald Knob Rock Spikemoss

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Item #: 2054

Zones: 4a to 8b, at least

Dormancy: Evergreen

Height: 2" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?

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Selaginella rupestris 'Bald Knob' represents cutting-grown plants from our original 2001 collection in Franklin County, Virginia. Selaginella rupestris 'Bald Knob' forms a ground-hugging, rock garden-sized evergreen groundcover of fuzzy green moss-like foliage to 2" tall x 2' wide in 10 years. This unique sub-alpine spikemoss has thrived in our sunny rock garden despite our heat and humidity. In drought, Selaginella rupestris 'Bald Knob' shrivels like a resurrection fern, only to return to normal within hours of a rain. In the winter months, the foliage turns a lovely bronzy purple. Having the largest natural range of any North American spikemoss, Selaginella rupestris is very easy to grow in a wide range of conditions from alkaline to acidic and from hot to cold.