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Micranthemum tweediei 'Monte Carlo' (In-Vitro Tissue Culture)

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About This Product

Species Name: Micranthemum tweediei

Common name(s) Monte Carlo, New large pearl grass, Micranthemum sp.  

Defining Characteristics: 

  • Light green rounded leaves
  • Fast growing carpeting plant
  • Easy care; tolerant of a wide range of conditions

Tank Position: Foreground 

Growing Conditions: Submerged or Emersed 

Temperature requirement: 68-77°F 

Lighting:   Shade    Moderate     Bright 

Water pH: 5.5-7.5

CO2 Requirements:    Low    Moderate     High 

Growth rate: Moderate 

Height: 1-2cm

Origin: Argentina

Regional locality: Found near riversides and waters edges. Local to the Misiones Province of Northeastern Argentina. 

USDA Hardiness Zone: 9 -12

Suggested Vivarium/ Animal Terrarium Use:



  • Frogs & Toads ✔
  • Lizards & turtles ✔
  • Aquatic Set-ups ✔

Care Notes: Bright light and CO2 are required to keep this plant low growing and bushy 

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Shipping Notes: 

  • LIVE ARRIVAL GUARANTEE (when your temps are above 20°F and below 85°F)
  • Gently RINSE out the gel/TRIM to needed size/PLANT in your tank
  • Comes in a 2”- 3” SEALED cup


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  • If shipped Two Day, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between -20 and 120 °F.
  • If shipped Next Day, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between -40 and 120 °F.
  • If shipped Ground, the temperature experienced during shipping must remain between 20 and 85 °F.

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