Unlike other Hydrocotyle species, this plant retains its trailing growth form. Verticillata originates from America and becomes 3-7 cm tall. Optimum growth is only achieved in strong light and soft, slightly acidic water. It does not need to be rooted, but can be used as a floating plant. Hydrocotyle verticillata is definitely a foreground plant which can also be used in garden ponds. It can also be used as an indoor plant if the soil is kept moist.
Plant Structure: Rhizome
Height: 3 cm - 7 cm
Width: 5 cm - 10 cm
Light demands: > 1 Watt per liter
CO2 demands: 15-25 mg per liter