Proserpinaca Palustris

Overview:  Proserpinaca Palustris, also known as mermaid weed, is found throughout southeastern United States and South America in wet lands. Because of its tolerance for a wide range of condition, this species displays great variety in terms of its looks and characteristics. The tolerance of Proserpinaca Palustris also makes it a desirable aquatic plant for beginners.

Size Portions: Proserpinaca Palustris is priced per stem

Lighting conditions: Medium

Growth Length: 3 – 5 cm (height)

Difficulty or care: Moderate

Placement in an aquascape: Mid-ground to background

Temperature: 65 – 85 F

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

Growth Rate: Medium