Ceratopteris is the only genus among homosporous ferns that is exclusively aquatic. It is pan-tropical and classified in the Ceratopteridoideae subfamily of the Pteridaceae.Common name:
0.75 to 1.50 feetDifficulty level:
easy to growPlanting & 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:
Apply any organic fertilizerCare:
- 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. UseOrnamental use:
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
No serious insect or disease problems.
Sunday, 20 October 2019
Simply love the plant....healthy n beautiful!!....Thankyou for the free gifts!!
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