Common Name: Giant Duckweed
Scientific name: Spirodela polyrhiza
Wild Origin: Native to Florida
Giant Duckweed Care:
Tank Parameters Required:
pH – 6.0-8.0
gH – 3-15
kH – 1-5
Temperature – 15-30C or 59 – 86F
Temperament: Floater – just allow it to float around happily.
Propagation: Easy – Fragmentation, will and can quickly take over the entire surface of your tank.
Difficulty: Easy – Low lighting
Each portion is approx. a small handful and is great for absorbing wastes from shrimps while providing shelter for baby shrimplets.