Java Fern

Dlondon95
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Common Name: Java Fern

Latin Name: Microsorum Pteropus

Plant Form: Rhizome

Sold as: Single plant

Tank Placement: Mid-ground

Max Size: 18 in

Temperature: 60-86 degrees

pH: 5.0-8.5

Growth Rate: Slow

Propagation: New plants will form on the leaves of bigger plants and fall to the substrate or splitting the rhizome

Planting Location: Tied to rocks or driftwood. Can also be planted in the substrate, but be sure not to bury the rhizome

Lighting: Any

Supplements: None needed, but will appreciate Co2 and liquid fertilizers

Difficulty: Easy

Good for Beginner: Yes


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Java fern is a very easy, bright plant. It is very hardy and slow growing. It can be tied to practically anything in the tank, but does best on driftwood. If planting in the substrate, be sure not to bury the rhizome.


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