Tissue culture plants are cultivated in sterile lab settings ensuring your plant is free from pests, snails and algae! These are young specimen that are grown in emersed forms. Gel should always be removed prior to planting.
LIVE PLANTS ARE SUSCEPTIBLE TO STRESS AND DAMAGE FROM TRANSIT - This may appear in the form of minimal melt, leaf loss, cosmetic damage, etc. Refunds or replacements will not be issued for plants with viable root systems or that die out of our care.
Water Sprite is a classic beginner aquarium plant!
Remove this plant from its growing medium before planting.
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Ceratopteris Cornuta is a classic aquatic fern that is popular in the planted tank hobby. This species of Water Sprite produces broader leaf lobes and is light green in coloration. It is commonly used as a floating plant in breeding tanks, but can also be planted into aquarium substrate and treated as a normal stem plant. Ceratopteris Cornuta is a prolific grower and is a great source of natural filtration as the plant readily absorbs excess nutrients in the aquarium. Water Sprite is undemanding and will tolerate a wide variety of conditions making it a favorite amongst beginner hobbyists and breeders.
As Water Sprite grows quickly, it has the potential to grow unruly if not maintained and pruned regularly. We recommend this aquarium plant for the midground and background aquatic plant choices in a planted tank. It is suitable for the larger spectrum of nano aquarium tanks to larger standard sizes. Propagation is simple and trimmed stems can be replanted into quality aquarium soil.
|Common Name||Ceratopteris Cornuta
|Lighting||Low to Medium|
|Propagation||Trim and plant stems|
Shipping, Returns and Refunds
Live plants are shipped Monday - Friday for all west coast orders. For all remaining states, live plants will only be shipped Monday through Wednesday and Friday to ensure they arrive at your doorstep 100% healthy.
Rimless aquariums will be shipped throughout the week via UPS or Fedex Ground. For more information, please visit our FAQ page.
Hard goods can be returned up to 14 days after receipt of purchase. Buyer is responsible for return shipping.
Due to its nature, we are unable to accept returns for live plants. In the unlikely event you are unsatisfied in any way, please contact us ASAP. We provide 100% DOA (Dead On Arrival) protection.
To be eligible for a refund/store credit, please contact us within 12 hours of receiving it and provide a photo of the item in its original packaging.
No worries, we’ll take care of everything as long as it fits the guidelines above.
Most answers to general questions can be found on our FAQ page.