Tropica Vesicularia montagnei 1-2-Grow! Aquarium Plant
Tropica Vesicularia montagnei 1-2-3 Grow Plant
A moss speciality from Brazil, 1-3 cm tall, called "Christmas tree moss'', because of its side branch structure which distinguishes it from ordinary Vesicularia montagnei and looks like fir tree branches.
It is more demanding than ordinary Java moss and grows more slowly. It attaches readily to roots and stones, and as it spreads in the water it needs pruning to keep its shape attractive.
See also Taxiphyllum barbieri.
Vesicularia montagnei Plant Information
- Expert Level: Medium
- Type: Moss
- Growth Rate: Medium - Compared to other plants
- Height: 3-5cm - Average height of the plant after two months in the aquarium
- Light Demand: Medium - The average or medium light demand of an aquarium plant is 0.5 Watts/Liter (2 Watts/US Gallon)
- CO2 Demand: Low - A medium need in CO2 is 6 - 14mg/L. A high demand for CO2 is approximately 15 - 25mg/L
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