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JAVA FERN,  Microsorum pteropus,  easy plant

Java Ferns are terrific aquarium plants because they can withstand just about all water parameters.

Microsorium pteropus var. Windelov (Windelov Java Fern) -underwater

Microsorium pteropus var. Windelov (Windelov Java Fern) -underwater

The low-tech planted aquarium. Plain gravel/sand: insert fert tablets/capsules around plants. Give several months’ supply of nutrients. Best: Complete substrate topped with plain gravel/sand. Low light plants: Cryptocoryne, Anubias, mosses, Java ferns, Hygrophila polysperma, Limnophila sessiflora.   Best low maint. plants: rosette species: Cryptocoryne, Vallisneria, Aponogeton and Echinodorus, Java fern, Bolbitis, Anubias.

Simple low tech tank - Green Neon Tetras, Microsorum (narrow leaf java fern) with instructions

java fern, my favorite aquatic plant ever

Aquarium Plant - MICROSORUM PTEROPUS Microsorum pteropus, known far and wide as 'Java Fern', can be found growing in a myriad of environments on its native continent of Asia. This universal aquarium plant is available for sale in most every establishm