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Pearl Weed (New!)

Pearl Weed (New!)

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Pearl Weed (Hemianthus Micranthemoides)

Please note that his plant is quite delicate so handle with care and plant as soon as possible for best results. If there are any issues on delivery please contact us for support.

A classic aquarium plant that can be used in a variety of ways. Pearl Weed is a delicate stem plant that when trimmed and grown under high light can be used for a carpeting effect. Alternatively it can be left to grow tall, forming a unique backdrop in your aquarium. Its small leaves provide a nice contrast to other larger more broad leaved plant varieties. 

Our Pearl Weed is grown in house! 

One portion includes 5-10 stems.


- To plant insert 2 or 3 leaf nodes into your substrate, roots will form from these locations.

- Trim low and regularly for a carpet like appearance.

- Trim infrequently and let grow tall for a more lengthy appearance.

- Trim and replant to easily propagate this plant and encourage lateral branching for a more dense look.

- Either plant each stem as shipped or cut each stem in half and then plant to increase initial coverage. 

Plant Characteristics:

Difficulty - Medium

Fertilizers - Liquid fertilizer recommended

Light Requirements - Medium to High

CO2 - Not required but will speed up growth

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