Hydrocotyle Verticillata is a lovely Hydrocotyle species. It is commonly known as ‘Whorled Pennywort’ or ‘Shield Pennywort’. It is a live aquarium plant that can be grown in both submerged and emersed aquarium conditions. This amazing aquatic plant preserves its trailing tendency when cultivated in aquariums. It produces shield-like leaf pads that add a different texture to any planted aquarium tank.
Hydrocotyle Verticillata requires soft water, CO₂ injection, nutrient-dense aquarium soil, and medium lighting. This aquarium plant species can be utilized as a unique foreground aquatic plant and also be placed near the mid-ground. If you are a newcomer to aquascaping and seasoned aquascapers, then Hydrocotyle Verticillata, is a perfect choice.
This live aquarium plant ‘Hydrocotyle Verticillata‘ adds joy to an aquarium.
- The height of this plant is determined by lighting intensity.
- It is a delicate plant that will succumb to ‘attacks’ from herbivorous or destructive fish and invertebrates, thus selecting species that will not harm it.
Tissue culture plants are young aquatic plants that are developed in-vitro in aquatic plant propagation laboratories. This unique cultivation ensures these plants are devoid of undesired snails, algae, and pesticides, making them completely safe for even the most delicate fish and shrimp species.
We offer a diverse range of tissue cultured aquarium plant varieties. Our cultures provide substantial planting portions, and when combined with high-quality fertilizers and CO₂ injection will grow into healthy aquatic plants.
Just lower the root portion of the tissue culture's clump that needs to be planted directly into the soil until it is buried halfway into the aquatic soil.