Hemianthus Callitrichoides (HC or dwarf baby tear)

Overview:  Hemianthus Callitrichoides is sometimes referred to as ‘dwarf baby tears’ by many enthusiasts. It was discovered by Holger Windel during an expedition in the eastern part of Cuba. Since its introduction, Hemianthus Callitrichoides has quickly become popular as a foreground plant of choice due to its ease of growth and undemanding nature.

Size Portions: Hemianthus Callitrichoides is priced per 1×1″ portion

Lighting conditions: High

Growth Length: 0.5 cm (leaf size)

Difficulty or care: Medium

Placement in an aquascape: Foreground

PH: 5.5 – 8.0

Temperature: 70 – 80 F

Reproduction: Propagation is done by producing new shoots that act as runners that will separate from the plant eventually.

Growth Rate: Medium