Common Name:Pogostemon Stellatus Family Name: Lamiaceae Native To: Asia Lighting: Moderate - High pH: 6.5-7.5 Growth Demands: Easy Growth Form: Cuttings Growth Rate: Slow Placement in Tan: Midground, background
Pogostemon Stellatus is a nice perennial plant that can displaysdifferent colours ranging from green to red to pink. It is an easy plant to keep that adds movement to the aquarium. They havethin and pointy leaves that grow in opposite pairs along the length of the stem. If pruned regularly, this plant will branch out and provide a bushy filler for the mid- or background of your tank. Propagation can be achieved by taking cuttings from the main stem of the plant that are replanted.