Pogostemon erectus was originally collected for aquaristical purposes in the western Indian state Maharashtra.
The Indian Pogostemon erectus forms compact groups of bright green, conifer-like stems. Pogostemon erectus is suitable as a midground plant and creates a wonderful focal point in both smaller and larger groups. Intense light helps the plant to stay compact for a longer period. Moderate growth and vigorous roots.
Temperature: 20 – 30 C. PH: 5-7
Light Needed: Medium
Plant Structure: Stem
Size: 8-18cm tall
Growth Rate: Moderate
Can Be Grown Emersed: Yes