Amblystegium riparium

Maintenance for riparium is simple and has a moderate growth rate, which makes it good for starters.

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    Moderate
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    VeryEasy
    Plant Type:
    Epiphyte or epilith moss / liverwort or fern prothallium
    Size:
    varies
    Carbon Dioxide (CO2):
    5 to 40 mg/l
    Temperature:
    4 to 26 °C / 10 to 22 °C (optimal)
    Placement:
    Background
     
    In planted tanks, Amblystegium riparium also identifies with Leptodictyum riparium and is known as a stringy-moss that grows upright. Although it is known as a stringy-moss, it is not “stringy moss” or Drepanocladus aduncus.

    Maintenance for riparium is simple and it has a moderate growth rate, making it a good plant for those starting out.

    Synonym of:
    • Leptodictyum riparium
    Common names:
    • Streamside Leptodictyum moss
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