Pogostemon helferi – Downoi
Pogostemon helferi, also known as Downoi to most, is one of the most beautiful foreground aquarium plants. It is an easy stem plant to grow and propagate if you have the correct growing conditions.
Downoi will grow to 2 inches tall underneath high light but will increase slightly taller in moderate lighting conditions. It prefers a fertile substrate bed, at least moderate lighting, and some carbon dioxide to do well. Its growth rate is moderate for a stem plant.
Down forms many side shoots, which develop small roots, these side shoots can then be snipped off and replanted.
You are buying one portion, approx three rooted stems. Each stem is approx. 1.5″ to 2″ tall.
|Dimensions||15 × 8 × 7 in|