Skip to product information
1 of 1

Top Fin Aquatics

Brasiliensis Chain Sword - Lilaeopsis brasiliensis

Brasiliensis Chain Sword - Lilaeopsis brasiliensis

Regular price $4.99
Regular price Sale price $4.99
Sale Sold out
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

Lilaeopsis brasiliensis: Compact Beauty for Your Aquarium

Lilaeopsis brasiliensis, native to South America, is a versatile plant that can create a lush "lawn effect" in your aquarium. Under high light intensity, it grows very compactly, reaching a height of 4-7 cm.

Growth and Planting Tips:

  • Compact Growth: For a dense, carpet-like effect, provide high light intensity.
  • Initial Planting: When introducing Lilaeopsis brasiliensis to your aquarium, plant small clumps (approximately 1/8 pot) a few centimeters apart. This spacing helps the plants grow together more quickly.
  • Optimal Positioning: Ensure the plant is placed in an open area without shading from other plants to maintain adequate light exposure.

Additional Uses:

  • Garden Ponds: This plant is also suitable for garden ponds.
  • Brackish Aquariums: Lilaeopsis brasiliensis can tolerate low salt concentrations, making it ideal for brackish environments.

Enhance your aquarium with the lush, green carpet of Lilaeopsis brasiliensis and enjoy the vibrant, natural look it provides!

View full details