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Microcarpaea minima merrill 3" cup

Microcarpaea minima merrill 3" cup

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Microcarpaea minima merrill
(Microcarpaea minima)

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

Microcarpaea minima has a similar growth pattern to Micranthemum micranthemoides but has smaller, more narrow, leaves.  If trimmed frequently it can be used in aquascapes as a foreground or carpeting type plant.  Planted at the base of hardscape or around taller stem plants, Microcarpaea can add a softening effect.

Microcarpaea minima merrill - Information:
- Common names: Microcarpaea minima
- Origin: Asia
- Growth rate: Moderate to Fast
- Planting area: Foreground, Midground, Background 
- Height:  2” -  6”
- Growth pattern: Carpeting, Bushy stem plant  
- Propagation: Cuttings

Microcarpaea minima merrill - Optimal planting conditions:
- Lighting: Medium to High
- CO2 injection: Recommended 
- Fertilizing:  Semi-intensive to Intensive
- Temperature: 68°F +
- PH range: 6.5 - 7.5
- Water hardness: Unknown
- Planting methods: Dry start 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.

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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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