Hygrophila Polysperma

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Size: 1 Bunch - 5-7 stems

Here's a summary of parameters for Hygrophila Polysperma:

  • Scientific Name: Hygrophila polysperma
  • Water Temperature: 68-82°F (20-28°C)
  • pH Level: 6.5-7.5
  • Water Hardness: Soft to moderately hard (2-15 dGH)
  • Lighting: Moderate to high lighting levels are preferred for optimal growth. Provide at least 8-10 hours of light per day.
  • CO2 Requirement: While not strictly necessary, supplementing with CO2 injection can enhance growth rates and promote lush foliage.
  • Substrate: Hygrophila Polysperma can grow in various substrates but thrives best in nutrient-rich substrates. Adding root tabs or liquid fertilizers can aid in growth.
  • Propagation: Easily propagated through stem cuttings. Simply trim healthy stems and replant them into the substrate.
  • Care Level: Easy to moderate. Regular pruning is required to maintain shape and prevent overgrowth. Remove any dead or decaying leaves to maintain water quality.
  • Special Considerations: Hygrophila Polysperma is a fast-growing plant and may require frequent trimming to prevent it from overshadowing other plants in the aquarium. Additionally, ensure good water circulation to prevent stagnant areas where algae can thrive.

By providing suitable conditions and regular maintenance, Hygrophila Polysperma can thrive and contribute to a lush and vibrant aquatic environment in your aquarium.

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