Microsorum Pteropus Black Forest

Aquatic Plants

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Microsorum Pteropus Black Forest or Java Fern Black Forest is a relatively new and unique Java Fern in the planted aquarium hobby. The main highlights of this Java Fern are its bold leaf vein pattern and slender shape. These attractive features make Java Fern Black Forest a highly sought after choice for those looking for a unique midground rhizome aquarium plant. Just like any Java Fern, the care for this aquarium plant is just as easy and undemanding.

Microsorum Pteropus Java Fern Black Forest Hardy Leaf

This aquatic plant can be attached directly onto aquarium driftwood, aquascaping rocks, or any aquarium decoration using thread or glue. Make sure to keep the rhizomes above the aquarium substrate or the plant can begin to rot. Propagation is easy and straightforward; simply cut or pull apart rhizomes to be replanted/reattached. 

Common Name
Java Fern Black Forest
Java Fern Hardy Leaf
Microsorum Black Forest
Care  Easy 
Lighting Low 
CO2 Optional
Suggested Placement Midground to Background 
Propagation Separate rhizome and attach
Growth Rate Slow to Moderate
Height 4-8+"

Our potted plants are kept under strict fertilizer dosing regimes and are provided with CO2 injection in their holding tanks.

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.
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