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Tropica Eleocharis pusilla Mini 1-2-GROW!

Model:132B TC

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£7.99
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Quick Facts

Rating: Average

Common name:Mini Hair grass

Position in Aquarium: Foreground

Growth rate: Slow

Grows up to: 5 cm

Pot size: 7 cm

Origin: Cultivated

Plant Sizes

The image of the plant you'll be receiving is just an example of what you can expect. Each plant is unique and may vary in size and shape, so it won't be an exact match to the photo. If we provide a size guide, keep in mind that it's just an estimate and that plants can vary in size depending on the time of year.

our delivery promise to you

If you choose Express Delivery, we will replace any plants that are damaged due to delays. Express Delivery is a fast, trackable, and reliable option with a one hour delivery window. It also ensures that the plants will arrive in the same condition as when they left our facility. If you choose a different postage option, such as Tracked 24 or Tracked 48, you will not be covered for any damages due to delays and will assume the risk yourself if the plants do not arrive in good condition. Express Delivery includes an insurance policy, which may cost more but provides added peace of mind.



If you order before 4pm we dispatch the same working day (Mon-Fri). Shipping prices start at £4.99 depending on the speed of delivery required.

Eleocharis pusilla has even lower growth than the common Eleocharis parvula and was given to Tropica by Thomas Barr from US. Plant the mini-version in small portions covering a larger area. In short time, a dense carpet will be obtained. Needs light to perform optimal, however, it is one of the most secure species for creating a carpet – and a minimum of maintenance since leaves stays small (3-5 cm). Suitable for nano-aquariums.

1•2•Grow! Are very young plants cultivated and delivered directly from our laboratory. The plants are guaranteed to be free from snails, algae and pesticides and therefore are totally harmless for sensitive shrimp and fish. The range offers unique plants!

Success with your aquarium depends largely on the proper plant choice. In a 1•2•Grow! cup you buy a myriad of plants which can be divided into small portions and cover a larger area. Plants are compact from the start so you will experience a dense and beautiful growth, if you give them the right fertilser and CO2 from the start! The range is perfect for small and medium sized aquariums, and your patience will be rewarded...

Tropica Eleocharis pusilla 1-2-GROW! - Aqua Essentials
Tropica Eleocharis pusilla 1-2-GROW! - Aqua Essentials
Tropica Eleocharis pusilla 1-2-GROW! - Aqua Essentials
Tropica Eleocharis pusilla Mini 1-2-GROW!

Product details

1. Grown in a laboratory

Tissue Cultured Plants are unique in so much as they are grown in a laboratory and not a greenhouse. As a result of this, a cast iron guarantee is offered which is 100% so snails and no pesticides.

2. How to handle them

They're a bit different from potted plants because they're grown in an agae solution that contains nutrients and hormones to encrougage plants to grow. Some agar is liquid, others are more solid depending on what the growers prefers. Regardless once they arrive with you, acclimatise to room temperature and then rinse under luke warm tap water. Then plant up.

3. Pot sizes

Nearly all TC pots are 5cm in diameter and the pots will range in fullness depending on many factors such as the natural growth speed of the plant and the time the grower has held them for. Sometimes the pots are exceptionally full and sometimes not so full - something we cannot control. But either way, they're still really good value when you look at the overall plant mass.

Guarantees

  • All In Stock

    Everything you see on the site is in stock, ready to ship. No special orders, no waiting around.

  • Fast Dispatch

    Fast shipping. If you order before 4pm Mon-Fri, we'll ship the same day. Whoooosh.

  • Easy Checkout

    You'll find our checkout smooth and silky for a comfortable shopping experiece. Welcome to First Class :)

Customer Reviews

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malcolm flack
Early days

Good quick service, plants healthy , to early to say how they survive long term but that down to me.
Happy to use again

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Jack Graves
Growing well

I try to buy the " culture " plants where possible as they arrive in great condition and are free of snails ( once you experience snails you will appreciate this fact) and you get more plants for your money , a positive result.

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Judith B.
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Lovely plant and looking great in our tank..

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Judith B.
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Lovely plant and looking great in our tank..

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Pawel Obszanski
Review

Order arrived very quickly, well packed. It is in place in the tank and starting to grow. Many thanks.

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Pawel O.
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Order arrived very quickly, well packed. It is in place in the tank and starting to grow. Many thanks.

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David H.
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Arrived in excellent condition and easy to plant, although the plant is small it quickly grows and a big plus you can split the plant into 6 pieces or less so your actually getting more than one plant for the price of one.

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David H.
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Arrived in excellent condition and easy to plant, although the plant is small it quickly grows and a big plus you can split the plant into 6 pieces or less so your actually getting more than one plant for the price of one.

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brett l.
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I have had a few plants recently along with other items. I must say they are very nice plants and are coming along nicely after just a week. Very helpful people and I would happily purchase from again. ????

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brett l.
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I have had a few plants recently along with other items. I must say they are very nice plants and are coming along nicely after just a week. Very helpful people and I would happily purchase from again. ????

We're environmentally friendly

  • 1. Sustainable Packaging

  • 2. Fast Delivery

  • 3. Guarantee

Your plants will be wrapped with recyclable Honey Comb wrap - sounds cool because it is :). It interlocks which means we don't need to use tape either, reducing our impact on the environment.

Not only is delivery fast with DPD Express but it's also green as they offset all the carbon their vehicles produce. Guilt free delivery which we're very proud of...

We guarantee you'll be happy with your order. But if you're not, please contact us so we can resolve. We are 100% here to help and will always do our best to resolve any issues - that's a promise.

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See what others say about us

I can't find anything to say bad about AQUA ESSENTIALS,I found them by
mistake on eBay.The service and product's are first class.

Norman H

Bought several Tropica tissue culture 1•2 grow pots and all were in excellent condition. Couldn't be happier.

Shane

Fantastic
company. I received my order super fast, everything was packaged really
well, really happy with my experience and will shop here again.

Nikki

I was very pleased with the speed of the delivery .i ordered one evening
and the item arrived the next morning well packed . I think they deserve 6 stars out of 5.

Philip P

Lovely plants and incredible customer service!

Aimee