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Eleocharis acicularis, 3" cup

Eleocharis acicularis, 3" cup

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Eleocharis acicularis
Dwarf Hair Grass, DHG

Cup size: 3 inch cup; 3” diameter x ~2”  tall

Dwarf Hair Grass, DHG, is among the easiest to grow types of eleocharis.  It forms a dense lawn like carpeting effect.  Trimming this plant with the proper tools is extremely satisfying.  Dwarf Hair grasses also look great in aquascapes where they are mixed into foreground or midground plants. When planted at the base of hardscape objects it provides an excellent softening effect.

Eleocharis acicularis - Information:
- Common names: Dwarf Hair Grass, DHG
- Origin: Europe
- Growth rate: Moderate to Fas
- Planting area: Foreground, Midground 
- Height:  2” -  4”
- Growth pattern: Lateral carpeting
- Propagation: Cuttings, Splitting, Runners

Eleocharis acicularis - Optimal planting conditions:
- Lighting: Medium
- CO2 injection: Recommended
- Fertilizing: Minimal to Semi-intensive
- Temperature: 55°F - 84°F
- PH range:  5.5 - 8
- Water hardness: Hard or Soft
- Planting methods: Dry start or Submerged

Live tissue culture aquarium plants. Grown in nutrient gel from cuttings, tissue culture plants are algae and pest free.  These plants are grown in a sterile environment at optimal conditions and are ready to plant without risking the introduction of algae and pests into the aquascape.  Each cup can be split and divided before planting and contain many more plants than other alternatives.

Our guarantee:
Cups should look healthy, green, and vibrant upon opening the package.  If they don’t look healthy please let us know and we’ll promptly send a refund or replacement no questions asked. 

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