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Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss) - Aqua Essentials
Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss) - Aqua Essentials
Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss) - Aqua Essentials
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Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss)

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    Quick Facts

    Rating: Easy

    Growth rate: Slow

    Common name: Weeping Moss

    Position in Aquarium: Attach to wood/rock

    Grows up to (cm): 3 cm

    Portion Size: 10x7cm

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    Vesicularia ferriei, commonly known as Weeping Moss, is a species of aquarium plant that belongs to the Hypnaceae family. It is a native of Asia and is commonly found in freshwater bodies such as rivers, streams, and lakes. The plant is highly popular among aquarium enthusiasts due to its unique and attractive appearance, making it an excellent addition to any aquascape.

    Weeping Moss has a slow growth rate and requires minimal maintenance, making it an ideal plant for beginners. It is a hardy plant that can adapt to a wide range of water parameters, including pH, temperature, and lighting conditions. The plant thrives best in soft, acidic water with a pH range of 5.0 to 7.0 and a temperature range of 68 to 82 degrees Fahrenheit.

    The plant has a distinctive weeping appearance, with long and slender green stems that branch out in all directions, creating a dense and bushy look. The stems grow up to 5cm in length and 1cm in width, with small, oval-shaped leaves that overlap each other to form a thick carpet. Weeping Moss is a low light plant and can survive in moderate to low lighting conditions. However, it can grow faster and develop a denser look when provided with high-intensity lighting.

    Weeping Moss is an excellent plant for aquascaping as it can be attached to various surfaces, such as driftwood, rocks, and aquarium walls. It can also be used to cover substrate and create a natural-looking foreground. The plant is a favorite among aquarists due to its ability to provide hiding places for small fish and fry, creating a safe environment for them to thrive.

    In summary, Weeping Moss is a beautiful and low-maintenance aquarium plant that is ideal for beginners and experienced aquarists alike. Its unique weeping appearance, ability to adapt to various water conditions, and versatility make it a popular choice in aquascaping.

    Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss) - Aqua Essentials
    Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss) - Aqua Essentials
    Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss) - Aqua Essentials
    Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss) - Aqua Essentials
    Vesicularia ferriei (Weeping Moss)

    Information about growing mosses:

    1. Slow growing

    Mosses are well known for being relaltively easy to grow. Due to the fact they are slow growing, it means demands are low. This means less light, less fertilisers and less care.

    2. Not too much light please

    Because all mosses are slow growing, you can't force them to grow quicker. So brighter light and loads of CO2 won't turbo charge them - actually you'll just end up stressing them out. Whilst some will always grow faster than others, mosses take time to get to the stage you want them to be. Patience.

    3. Trimming is beneficial

    Like all plants, mosses need trimming with a shaprt pair of scissors so don't hold back. Avoid them getting leggy, trim them to keep their shape and they will reward you with better growth which is a deeper green and dense.

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 85 reviews

    Excellent quality plant, growing well. Very happy

    Bill Horrell
    Brilliant service fantastic plants

    Brought a few different plants from aquaessential
    Excellent service plants were very good Quality and good price can't thank the team enough from the time of ordering to growth in the tank ten days
    Bill Horrell

    moss arrived well packaged and healthy

    Already growing both above and below water. Very healthy. Very happy!

    A Johnstone
    Weeping moss

    Prompt delivery and as usual good quality plants well packaged.

    Phillip Kerr
    Lovely plants

    Lovely plant, brilliant sized portion in great condition

    Andrea Ashcroft
    Weeping moss

    Nice and green, good amount,

    David C.

    I have been using aqua essentials for a few years now . All the plants are always super condition and always a good selection is picked by the staff . My tank looks great

    Karin K.

    Strong and healthy moss.It has already started to grow. :)

    Karin K.

    Strong and healthy moss.It has already started to grow. :)

    Karin K.

    Good money for very good value.Totally healthy plant.


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