Selaginella (sel-uh-jin-nell-uh), spikemoss, Selaginella Family. Pretty, moss-like, flowerless annuals and perennials widely distributed in tropical or subtropical regions. Delicate fern-like foliage made up of numerous, tiny, opposite leaves crowded on short stems. Selaginella is easily grown in shady, moist situations in frost-free areas.
Selaginella kraussiana (kraw-see-ay-nuh),spreading clubmoss, from Africa, this is a charming, moss-like perennial with creeping stems that root as they grow.