Hemianthus callitrichoides is a GREAT foreground plant that is grown 100% submersed in our facility. You will receive a large portion of this tiny plant either in a pot or bare root.
One of the most widely used foreground or “ground cover” plants available. It can be somewhat demanding but it is worth it! High Light, CO2 injection and patience are all required.
Flourish Excel is accepted well by this plant and its use will result in noticeable growth improvements.
- Scientific Name: Hemianthus callitrichoides
- Common Name: HC, Dwarf Baby Tears
- Location: Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico
- Size: .25″”
- Temperature: 72 – 79 degrees Fahrenheit
- pH: 6.8 – 7.8
- Lighting: Medium – High
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Can be grown emersed? YES