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Isoetes - Quill Plant

Isoetes - Quill Plant

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Isoetes lacustris

Common Name: Octopus Plant
Family Name: Isoetaceae
Native To: Southeast USA
Lighting: Moderate
pH: 6 - 8
Growth Demands: Moderate
Growth Form: Upright
Growth Rate: Medium
True Aquatic: Yes
Placement in Tank: Midground
Available As: Bare root

Isoetes lacustris is commonly called 'Quill wort' due to the quill (a large feather)-like structure of the leaves. The plant body consists of a condensed, lobed corm or axis that bears a tuft of roots at the base and long feathery leaves on the top.

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  • Hitchhiker Warning

    We recommend cleaning all plants before adding them to your tank. We regularly perform quality checks prior to shipping plants. However, we cannot guarantee our plants to be snail or hitchhiker-free. If you do not want to risk snails, please consider rinsing plants, conducting a bleach dip, or quarantining plants prior to adding them in your aquarium. Snails are a natural part of working with live plants.