Vesicularia ferriei 'Weeping' (Tropica 1-2-Grow! tissue culture)


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Aquarium plant from tissue culture in closed cup. Vesicularia ferriei 'Weeping', commonly known as Weeping Moss, is believed to originate from China and has been distributed by Oriental Aquarium Plants. 'Weeping' is a fleshy, 1-3 cm tall hanging moss with teardrop-like bright green shoots. It is best attached to driftwood or roots, as its drooping growth pattern helps to create depth and contrast in the aquarium. 'Weeping' has low demands, is fast growing and should be pruned frequently with scissors to maintain an attractive shape.

Tropica 1-2-Grow Tissue Culture

Our collection of Tropica tissue culture aquarium plants are very young plants derived from very small pieces of mother plants & manufactured in sterile laboratory conditions, producing unique, healthy & high quality plants enclosed in a cup with a fertile gel.

Tropica 1-2-Grow! In Vitro plants are guaranteed free of pesticides, algae spores, rockwool, snails and other unwanted organisms and therefore are totally harmless for sensitive shrimp and fish.

A single in vitro plant can be divided into small portions to cover a large area.

Plants are compact from the start, provided proper fertilizer and CO2, you will experience dense and beautiful growth.

Just don't open the plant cup to peek inside until you are ready to plant it in your tank, you don't want to contaminate it's environment!

To plant, carefully remove plant from T/C cup, wash the jelly away from the plant, use sharp scissors to divide into several small portions and then plant portions into the substrate carefully with tweezers. You can also affix small portions to lava rock and push the rock carefully into the substrate.

If you select a shipping method that takes longer than three days to arrive to your door, then your plants will likely arrive in poor, unusable condition. GLA is not responsible for plants that arrive dead if you select a shipping method that takes longer than three days to arrive. Therefore, please do not select Free Shipping or UPS ground shipping during checkout. We recommend you select USPS Priority Mail, UPS Next Day Air, UPS 2 day, or UPS 3 Day select to ensure that your plants arrive in healthy usable condition.

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2 Reviews

Sandy 21st Jul 2019

Excellent health and endless possibilities!

They arrived in wonderful condition. I have a few floating pumice rocks. I used very, very fine fishing line and awkwardly attached and 'tied' the moss to the pumice and weighed it down with a heavier stone , so that it hangs about, in the middle. It's slow to grow, but is greening up. It looks a bit embarrassing at the moment, but is greening up. I also have a bonsai driftwood 'tree' that I just stuck pieces in here and there and very slowly lowered into a dormant 10g. Lots of juicy stuff in the water and the filter isn't running, so hopefully, the pieces will stay in place and eventually attach and grow. Objective being to then move it to the 75 g. I want a 'weeping willow' in my 75 gallon! We can but try!!!! Thanks Greenleaf!

Michael LeClair 28th Apr 2019

arrived in beautiful condition

Arrived timely. Nice, healthy growth. All died within 48h of being submerged (other mosses, ferns, all plants in the same tank thriving, and I work with TC plants for a living so I'm familiar with handling and care there of). Not the first weeping moss I've had do this. Will be sticking with Christmas moss for this scape I guess. But it did arrive beautiful and healthy.

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