Fontinalis Antipyretica (Willow Moss)

Common Name: Fontinalis antipyretica
Family: Fontinalaceae
Genus: Fontinalis
Origins: Asia
Difficulty: Easy
Lighting: Low to High
Growth Rate: Moderate
Placement: Mounted on Hardscape
Requirements:

Willow Moss, as its commonly called prefers lower temps below 71deg f (22 deg C). This species tends to exhibit larger fonds than the common mosses and abides by the same growing techniques of either latching to hardscape or mesh.

There will be notable benefit from CO2 and higher light but not required to maintain this species.

 

Willow Moss

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