Hydrocotyle Tripartita

The smallest of all Hydrocotyle species. Its small leaves make this plant a perfect for the foreground or midground. Although it is technically a stem plant, like other Hydrocotyle species, high light causes the plant to crawl along the substrate, where it quickly covers the ground.


  • Scientific Name: Hydrocotyle Tripartita var. "Japan"
  • Common Name: Hydrocotyle Japan
  • Plant Type: Stem
  • Emergent Form: Yes
  • Scape Position: Foreground, Midground
  • Lighting: Medium
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Difficulty: Moderate
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