Hairgrass – Eleocharis vivipara – Live Aquatic Plant

£5.83

This is a beautiful tall hairgrass that is often used in Mr. Amano’s Nature Aquariums.
It is often used as a background in Iwagumi layouts (Japanese style stone arrangements) The fresh green color and soft hair like leaves contrast well and softens the look of rock scapes.
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Eleocharis vivipara is a species of flowering plant in the sedge family known by several common names, including umbrella hairgrass, sprouting spikerush, and viviparous spikerush. It is native to the southern United States from eastern Texas to eastern Virginia. It takes the form of a clump of thin stems. A spike of flowers appears at the tip of the stem. The plant may also reproduce by growing a plantlet and runners. Eleocharis vivipara may grow in the water or on land. When it is aquatic it uses C3 carbon fixation pathways for photosynthesis. When it grows out of the water it switches to the C4 mechanism. This species grows along the margins of water bodies, such as ponds, marshes, and ditches. Supplier of plants: oxygenators, reeds, iris, water lilies, bog gardens, wildlife ponds, natural ponds, lakes, floating plants, deep water plants, marginals, native british and tropical. 1 bunch supplied in ceramic. NOT Shrimp safe.
Area/Height: Background upt to 60cm
Light/Temperature: high-medium / 18-26 degrees C
Growth/pH /CO2: moderate / 5-8 / 10-20mg/l
Water hardness: soft-moderate — NOT shrimp safe
Eleocharis vivipara is a species of flowering plant in the sedge family known by several common names, including umbrella hairgrass, sprouting spikerush, and viviparous spikerush. It is native to the southern United States from eastern Texas to eastern Virginia. It takes the form of a clump of thin stems. A spike of flowers appears at the tip of the stem. The plant may also reproduce by growing a plantlet and runners. Eleocharis vivipara may grow in the water or on land. When it is aquatic it us

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