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We are very excited to be bringing Staurogyne repens to the US market now!

Staurogyne repens was first traded worldwide commercially in 2006.

Staurogyne repens is a green stemmed plant that resembles Hygrophila. Unlike the Hygrophila, Staurogyne repens is dwarf in size and sends stems out laterally to form a carpet similar to dwarf baby tears.

Staurogyne repens is a fresh green, compact and hardy plant for the foreground of the aquarium and it was found in River Rio Cristalino in the southern Amazonas. Its nearest relative in the aquaristic is Hygrophila but Staurogyne is different with its compact, low height and bushy and small green leaves.

Low and bushy stature: 2 to 4

Color: Green leaves

Comes in a 2 1/4" round portion cup. Approximately 5 main plants usually with a couple stems coming from each plant.

Average Customer Review: 4.5 of 5 Total Reviews: 7 Write a review.

  2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
Small December 30, 2014
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from Visalia, CA United States  
Everything I have ordered from here has been 5/5, however this plant came in a TINY little bunch and is not spreading as I was hoping. It is pretty for a teeny little bush that hasn't grown in a month.

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  2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
GREAT PLANT ! August 23, 2014
Reviewer: Craig Woodhull from LANCASTER, CA United States  
I can almost watch this plant grow. One cup grew over a rock in two days.The other plant was growing over a piece of driftwood. Had to move the wood as I want a ground cover. No brown all green.( should have cut these as the cups were packed, never to late but I will just by more next order,)  Thanks A.P.Com

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  2 of 2 people found the following review helpful:
Cute little thing August 22, 2014
Reviewer: Stacey from Pasadena, MD United States  
I was able to divide this into 5 small plants to be planted around the center of attn in my tank.  Can't wait til this little beauty fills in.

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  3 of 3 people found the following review helpful:
Awesome! April 29, 2014
Reviewer: Remmi Baker from Decatur, IL United States  
I bought these with a large portion of other plants, and I was greatly surprised by the quantity that I received. I am quite happy to have them in my tank. I can't wait till they start to carpet.

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  13 of 13 people found the following review helpful:
Great Ground-cover March 19, 2014
Reviewer: Uwe R. Schick from Irvine, CA United States  
Bought a couple of these and they arrived in great shape.  Strong, rooted and bright green.

Grows fairly fast.  I keep cutting/pinching their tops off to promote lateral growth.

I have tried other ground covers with little success  i.e. Baby Tear, Cryptocoryne, parva (Potted)  and Glossostigma.  Just make sure there is plenty if direct light.

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