Ophiopogon ' Dwarf Kyoto'

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Here's a summary of parameters for Ophiopogon 'Kyoto':

  • Scientific Name: Ophiopogon 'Kyoto'
  • Water Temperature: 60-75°F (15-24°C)
  • pH Level: 6.0-7.5
  • Water Hardness: Soft to moderately hard (2-15 dGH)
  • Lighting: Ophiopogon 'Kyoto' can tolerate low to moderate lighting levels. Provide 6-8 hours of light per day, preferably with full spectrum LED lighting.
  • CO2 Requirement: CO2 supplementation is not necessary for Ophiopogon 'Kyoto', as it can grow well in low-tech setups.
  • Substrate: A nutrient-rich substrate is beneficial but not required. Ophiopogon 'Kyoto' can thrive in a variety of substrates, including sand, gravel, or aquasoil.
  • Propagation: Ophiopogon 'Kyoto' can be propagated by dividing the plant at the roots. Simply separate the clumps and replant them into the substrate.
  • Care Level: Low to moderate. Ophiopogon 'Kyoto' is a relatively low-maintenance plant that requires minimal pruning. Remove any dead or yellowing leaves to promote new growth.
  • Special Considerations: This plant is known for its dark green, grass-like foliage that can add a lush and dense look to your aquarium. It is often used as a foreground or midground plant. Ophiopogon 'Kyoto' is quite hardy and can tolerate a wide range of water conditions. It does not require high lighting or CO2 supplementation to thrive, making it suitable for beginner aquarium hobbyists. Regular fertilization with a liquid fertilizer containing micronutrients can help promote healthy growth and vibrant coloration.

By maintaining these parameters and providing proper care, Ophiopogon 'Kyoto' can thrive in your aquarium, adding a beautiful and natural look to your aquascape.

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