Hydrocotyle sp.”Japan” is the popular name of the plant in different plant forums. It is a variant of Hydrocotyle tripartita from South-East Asia. It is characterised by fast, compact growth and small, intense green leaves on vertical stems. The plant is carpet-forming (5-10 cm tall) and its compact growth can be promoted by physically pressing the carpet with your hand when maintaining your aquarium (mechanical retardation). Carpet formation and compact growth do best in good light.
…THREE STEPS TO YOUR PERFECT AQUARIUM!
Tissue cultured plants are produced and sealed in cups under sterile conditions and are guaranteed FREE of algae, snails, duckweed, insects and pests. We strongly recommend to plant the plants as soon as you remove them from the cup to prevent potential drying.
Take the plant gently out of the cup and wash the roots from nutrient gel under the tap water.
Cut plant portion into small pieces.
Plant small pieces into the substrate and enjoy in Your new aquarium!