Eriocaulon Compressum

Overview:  Eriocaulon Compressium is an aquatic plant that is a native species from Texas up along the coast to New Jersey. They are known for their durability and can withstand many different conditions. Eriocaulon Compressium is one of the easier plants to grow under the Eriocaulons family. It is actually a very big plant that is suitable for mid-ground for medium sized aquariums.

Size Portions: Eriocaulon Compressium is priced per plant

Lighting conditions: Moderate to High

Growth Length: 20 – 70 cm (height), 5 – 30 cm (leaves)

Difficulty or care: Medium

Placement in an aquascape: Mid-ground to background

PH: 6.0 – 7.5

Temperature: 70 – 84 F

Reproduction: Propagation is done by cutting and attaching the roots to rocks or drift woods.

Growth Rate: Moderate