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Ceratopterus Genus

Water fern

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General Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)

Description

Ceratopterus genus (Water fern). These are deciduous or semi-evergreen, perennial floating water ferns, which are grown for their attractive foliage, They are frost tender, min 10C, and will prefer a sunny position, You will need to remove the fading fronds regularly. Propagation is done in the summer by division or by buds that develop on the leaves.

Characteristics

Perennials, Semi-evergreens, Aquatics or Ferns

Interest and use

Suitable for aquariums (aquatic).

Cultivation

Remove fading fronds regularly.

Propagation

Division in summer or by buds that develop on the leaves.

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