Microsorum pteropus 'Trident'
Scientific Name: Microsorum pteropus 'Trident'
pH: 6.0 - 7.3
Ease of Care: Easy
How easy are they to care for?
We would class these plants as an easy level of care, will happily grow on rocks and wood within the aquarium. It is advised if planting directly into soil to leave the horizontal stalk exposed.
How large can they grow?
Althought it has a slow rate of growth, after 2-3 months they can attain a size of 15-20cm. Considered a safe plant among the aquatic trade it is ideal for beginners and is a good choice if kept with fish species which can nipple on plants.
What water conditions do they require?
These plants require at least 0.50 watts per litre, however they have a low CO2 requirement.