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Hemianthus callitrichoides ''Cuba''

Family Scrophulariaceae
Continent South America
Region
Origin Cuba
Height 5-3 cm
Width 3-10+ cm
Light low-very high
Temperature 18-28 °C
Hardness very soft-hard
pH Range 5-7,5
Growth medium
Demands medium
Catalogue No. 048B
   

 

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Hemianthus callitrichoides ''Cuba''

Hemianthus callitrichoides is one of the smallest aquarium plants in the world, and creeps over the bottom with millimetre-sized round leaves. If planted in small clumps a few centimetres apart, it will spread rapidly and cover the bottom like a carpet. Hemianthus callitrichoides is an attractive foreground plant for small aquariums, and makes few demands. Found on Cuba west of Havana.

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