Tropica – Leptodictyum riparium ‘Feather Moss’ (Low Tech)
Tropica – Leptodictyum riparium ‘Feather Moss’ is a slender, upright moss that tolerates both high and low temperatures. Leptodictyum riparium is often called “stringy moss” and is found throughout most of the world, but is thought to have originated in Europe. It has an intense, slightly transparent green colour. An undemanding and easy moss that can adhere to rocks and tree roots in the aquarium. Growth is both vigorous and rapid, so regular trimming is required. A generally good plant for beginners who want a unique effect in the aquarium. The moss is popular in nano aquariums, and often used as brood care and cover.
|Country or continent where a plant is the most common. Cultivars arise or are bred in cultivation.
|Growth rate of the plant compared to other aquatic plants.
|3 – 10+
|Average height (cm) of the plant after two months in the tank.
|The average or medium light demand of an aquarium plant is 0,5 W/L.
|A medium need in CO2 is 6-14 mg/L. A high demand in CO2 is approx. 15-25 mg/L.
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