Taxiphyllum sp. (Peacock Moss)

Overview:  Taxiphyllum sp. (Peacock Moss)  is a relatively new moss that is quickly becoming a favorite among aquascapers. The leaves of Peacock Moss are naturally long and have a tendency to branch out giving that textured appearance. Unlike other mosses, Peacock Moss is a fast grower and can easily fill out a small aquarium if not maintained properly.

Size Portions: Peacock Moss is priced per portion

Lighting conditions: Moderate

Difficulty or care: Easy

Placement in an aquascape: Background

PH: 5.0 – 8.0

Temperature: 64 – 80 F

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

Growth Rate: Fast