Heteranthera Zosterifolia (Stargrass)

Overview:  Heteranthera Zosterifolia (Stargrass), often referred to as Star Grass, is a native plant from Brazil where it is usually found in marshes and watery areas. Because of its undemanding nature, it is now relatively common in the aquatic plant hobby. Heteranthera Zosterifolia (Stargrass) is a fast growing plant and will respond well to regular pruning while leaving the rooted portions. This treatment will produce growth of very dense side shoots which can often lead to flowering if allowed to grow above the surface.

Size Portions: Heteranthera Zosterifolia (Stargrass) is priced per stem

Lighting conditions: Moderate to High

Difficulty or care: Easy

Placement in an aquascape: Mid-ground to background

PH: 5.0 – 7.0

Temperature: 66 – 82 F

Reproduction: Propagation is through rhizome division and replanting. Another method is by using side shoots to form a separate plant.

Growth Rate: Fast