Pogostemon Erectus

Pogostemon erectus

Common Name: Pogostemon erectus
Family Name: Lamiaceae
Native To: Asia
Lighting: Medium
pH: 5.0 - 7.0
Growth Demands: Easy
Growth Form: Stem
Growth Rate: Medium
True Aquatic: Yes
Placement in Tank: Foreground to midground
Available As: Bunch and Potted

Pogostemon erectus growth form exhibits a dense group of stems with long narrow pine needle like leaves. It is best as either a foreground or midground plant and creates a unique look in both smaller and larger groups. Strong light helps the plant stay dense and short.