Ceratopteris thalictroides - Plant
Common name: water fern
Bloom time: Non-flowering
Height: 0.75 to 1.50 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
While it grows best planted in the substrate, water sprite can also grow as a floating plant. Numerous offshoots will often break off the mother plant and create floating plants, which will grow into dense floating mats, and create a perfect refuge for newborn fry.
Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Soil: well-drained soil
Temprature: 68â€“86 Â°F
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
- Water sprite will grow like a weed under the right conditions, and thankfully the right conditions are easy to achieve.
- All that you have to provide is the proper lighting and nutrients and it will thrive in an aquarium.
- In fact, it grows so quickly that it can completely overrun an aquarium, and will even begin to extend shoots out of the water, which gives it a unique look in an uncovered aquarium.
Water gardens or ponds.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
No serious insect or disease problems.
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