Written by Maggie
Nov 26 2020
Selaginella Uncinata is distributed in Zhejiang, Fujian, Taiwan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hunan, Guizhou, Yunnan, Sichuan and other provinces.It is unique to China and cultivated in other countries.
Selaginella uncinata is a medium-sized overlying fern. Main stalk is overlying, ca. 1m long, sparsely branched. Nodes adventitia roots, leaves ovate, dichotomous. It has Multiple branches. Vegetative leaves of two types, dorsal and ventral rows, long ovate, dorsal rectangular, entire, spreading to both sides. Sporangium panicles tetra-prismatic, spore leaf oval-shaped triangle, four rows of imbricate arrangement. Leaves are all interactively arranged, dimorphous, grassy, glossy, iridescent, margin entire, conspicuously white, sparsely arranged on the main stem, larger than upper, dimorphous, green. Axillary leaves are on main stem significantly larger than on branches, kidney-shaped, or slightly cordate, 3 mm x 4 mm, axillary leaves symmetrical on branches, broadly elliptic or cordate, 2.2-2.8 mm x 0.8-2.2 mm, margin entire, base not auricular, subcordate. Leaf is ovoid on lateral branches, 1.0-2.4 mm x 0.6-1.0 mm, close to imbricate, back not keellike, apex parallel or intersecting with axis or often recurved backward, long acuminate, base obtuse, margin entire.
Lateral leaves are asymmetric, conspicuously larger on main stem than on lateral branches, oblong on branches, abducting, immediately connate, 2.2-3.2 mm x 1.0-1.6 mm, apex acute or shortly cuspate, margin entire, upper base not enlarged, not covering branchlets, upper margin entire, lower base rounded, lower margin entire. Spore spikelet compact, tetra-prismatic, solitary at end of branchlet, 5.0-25 mm x 2.5-4.0 mm;Spore leaves uniformed, ovate-triangular, margin entire, with white edge, apex acuminate, keel-shaped. The megasporidium leaf is distributed on the lower or middle side of the lower or upper side of the spore leaf spike. Megaspore grayish white or dark brown. Microspore light is yellow.
Selaginella uncinata grows in valleys and forests at 40-1000m above sea level, in humus soil or damp weeds near streams, and in caves, on wet rocks or in crevices.Prefers warm and humid semi-cloudy environments.
Selaginella Uncinata is distributed in Zhejiang, Fujian, Taiwan, Guangdong Hamilton, Guangxi, Hunan, Guizhou, Yunnan, Sichuan and other provinces.It is unique to China and cultivated in other countries.
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Selaginella Uncinata is suitable for decorating, greening and beautification of family living rooms. It is suitable for home house room potted ornamental. Selaginella uncinata as small pot shade plants, green leaves such as green cloud pieces, thin branches dense small leaves such as green scales, placed on the desk, tea table or in the corner of the high foot flower frame. It will appear natural and unrestrained green, leisurely scenery, a sense of vitality. On the tall foot flower frame of the bedroom corner, place a medium-sized Selaginella uncinata, the branch is a dense small leaf field ten-day stem extending from basin mouth, hanging at basin edge, swaying with the wind, grace of grace. It can adjust indoor air already, eliminate pollution, and can wake the brain to refresh again.
Selaginella Uncinata functions: clearing heat and moistening, stopping bleeding and relieving cough. For acute jaundice type infectious hepatitis, cholecystitis, enteritis, dysentery, nephritis edema, urinary tract infection, rheumatic arthritis pain, tuberculosis hemoptysis, external treatment for furuncles and scalds, traumatic bleeding, bruises and injuries.