Moderate Light Aquarium Plants Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss

Moderate Light Aquarium Plants “Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss”

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Moderate Light Aquarium Plants “Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss” – Fissiden moss is a common plant in the freshwater aquarium; it was first popular in North America and has become a world-famous aquascape plant. This moss has leaves like a feather, smooth and soft. This plant is slow in growth but has a form. Fissiden moss can be placed on a stone and wood.

Moss Plants such as fissiden can be in the belt in stone or wood. Another alternative is using special glue for plants. When sticking, spray it with water so that the leaves do not dry and are dead. The Moss plant will stimulate growth better in the water cold in an aquarium, with less than 30 degrees Celsius.

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Snapping moss on stone and wood will start to stick with its planting form and grow after one month. Type fissiden is indeed slow in growth, but it will look gorgeous as these plants grow and bloom. Fissiden Fontanus plant doesn’t need much co2. The use of CO2 will remain influential in the growth but does not use CO2 won’t make this plant does make you clean it. Soon do care if the following signs.

Moderate Light Aquarium Plants Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss

Moderate Light Aquarium Plants “Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss”

Fissiden Moss or Phoenix Moss don’t need a lot of attention. You are just cleaning algae sticking with it with your hand, or using liquid carbon to clean it.

Moderate Light Aquarium Plants Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss

Moderate Light Aquarium Plants “Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss”

For propagating this moss plant, you are just dividing it into each section. Then attached it to stone or wood. For sticking this plant to the planting media, you can use fishing line, thread, or aquatic plants glue.

Moderate Light Aquarium Plants Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss

Moderate Light Aquarium Plants “Fissiden Fontanus or Phoenix Moss”

This plant is very simple for carrying and planting in the aquarium, so this plant is suitable for beginners. Fissiden Fontanus is one of the Moderate Light Aquarium Plants. For other moderate light plants, you can read here.

Plant Profile

  • Kingdom: Plantae
  • Name: Fissidens Fontanus
  • Common Name: Phoenix Moss
  • Origin: Asia
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • pH: 5.5 – 7.5
  • Temperature: 23 – 28 degree Celcius or 73.4 – 82.4 F
  • Water Hardness: 2 – 20
  • Maximal Height: 60 Cm
  • Max Width: 30 Cm
  • Lighting Demands: Medium
  • Growth Speed: Slow
  • Co2: Medium
  • Tank Placement: Midground
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