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Ceratopterus thalictroides

Water fern

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Features

  • Growth HabitWater plant

Description

Ceratopterus thalictroides (Water fern). This species is an aquatic fern with oblong fronds becoming 2-3 pinnate with age.

Characteristics

Perennial, Semi-evergreen, Aquatic or Fern

Interest and use

Suitable for aquariums (aquatic).

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Needs

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

Cultivation

Remove fading fronds regularly.

Propagation

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

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