Know your plant – Resurrection plants

Resurrection plants are polikilohydric plants that can survive extreme dehydration for months or even years.┬áThere are several species commonly known to us, but since Easter is nearing, lets take a look at the Selaginella lepidophylla, otherwise known as the Resurrection Plant. Selaginella lepidophylla is a species of spikemoss under the family Selaginellaceae. Selaginella are primitive …