Fontinalis antipyretica (Willow Moss)

Overview:  Fontinalis antipyretica (Willow Moss) is an aquatic plant that is gaining popularity as a carpet moss. Willow Moss is very similar to Java Moss that they are often used interchangeably. Their main difference is that Willow Moss tend to thrive in colder conditions and Java moss in warmer water conditions.

Size Portions: Fontinalis antipyretica (Willow Moss) is priced per portion

Lighting conditions: Low to Medium

Difficulty or care: Easy

Placement in an aquascape: Foreground to background

PH: 6.0 – 7.5

Temperature: 55 – 75 F

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

Growth Rate: Slow