Micranthemum Umbrosum is a bright green, low-growing stem plant perfect for beginners. It is a versatile species and can be used for nearly any placement within a planted tank. Constant pruning will keep it low growing while leaving it untrimmed will result in vertical growth. As it grows quickly, it is quick to get unruly if consistent trims are not performed. Overall, the shape and growth of the plant is dependent upon tank conditions so please be sure to plan accordingly if you have a specific look in mind.
Moderate light and CO2 injection are favorable, but it is a forgiving plant and will be fine as long as high-quality substrate is used.
Propogate by trimming the ends of stems, grouping them together and planting. Be sure that they are not covered by other plants.
|Common Name||Giant Baby Tears|
|Propagation||Trim and plant stems|
Our bunched stem plants are all kept and grown in high-quality substrate by Marfied Controsoil. A strict fertilizer dosing regime and CO2 are provided in their holding tanks.
Shipping, Returns and Refunds
Live plants are shipped Monday through Thursday for all west coast orders. For all remaining states, live plants will only be shipped Monday through Wednesday to ensure they arrive at your doorstep 100% healthy.
Rimless aquariums will be shipped throughout the week via UPS 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.