- Flower nameSelaginella tamariscina
- Scientific nameSelaginella tamariscina
- Place of originEast and Southeast Asia including Japan
- Place of floweringLow mountains, Bonsai
- Flowering season
What is Selaginella tamariscina
Selaginella tamariscina or Iwa hiba (scientific name: Selaginella tamariscina) is an evergreen fern of the genus Selaginella, native to East and Southeast Asia including Japan. It is used for bonsai. It grows on rocks in mountainous areas. It has both nutritive and sporophytic leaves.
Common name: Selaginella tamariscina, scientific name: Selaginella tamariscina, also known as Iwa hiba, leaf color: green, uses: bonsai, potted plants, parks and gardens, Chinese medicine.