Hemianthus callitrichoides, is also known as ‘dwarf baby tears’, or more commonly as ‘HC’.
Hemianthus callitrichoides is generally moderate to slow growing in the aquarium. It requires abundant lighting, generous nutrient levels, a fine-grained substrate and good CO2 levels to do well in the aquarium.
The more light and CO2 available, the more the plant will thrive. Flourish Excel is accepted well by this plant and its use will result in noticeable growth improvements.
Light Needed: High
Plant Structure: Stem
Region: Central/South America
Size: Individual stem width: 0.5cm
Growth Rate: Medium
Can Be Grown Emersed: Yes