Giant Hairgrass


Eleocharis montevidensis

Common Name: Giant Hairgrass
Family Name: Cyperaceae
Native To: North America
Lighting: Medium
pH: 5.5 - 8
Growth Demands: Easy
Growth Form: Upright
Growth Rate: Fast
True Aquatic: Yes
Placement In Tank: Background
Available As: Potted Plant

Eleocharis montevidensis is a native plant to North America.  Commonly found in marshy areas of the Southern United States Eleocharis montevidensis makes an excellent background plant in the aquarium.  Sold under the common name of giant hairgrass, plant clusters of three of four pots to start your background and then allow it to expand by runners.

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Curt D.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Giant hairgrass

I bought the Giant Hairgrass, dwarf hairgrass and anubias. All arrived healthy and very green. I would recommend them to anyone!

Luanne R.
United States United States
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Great Plants

I have ordered several times now, all plants are doing great, arrived healthy, and loved how they were shipped. Great company to buy your aquatic plants!

Robina B.
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First Order

This is my first order from Wetplants and I am very pleased with the plants I received. Very healthy, great root systems on each plant. Labeled and packaged very nicely. I highly recommend purchasing plants from here.