Mermaid Weed- (Proserpinaca palustris)

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Mermaid Weed- (Proserpinaca palustris) is an interesting plant that can have a variety of different appearances depending on the growth conditions.

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$3.00- This also includes a helpful plant weight to keep the plant in place without damaging the stems.


Mermaid weed is an interesting plant that has many characteristics depending on growth conditions. The plant you will receive looks exactly like the ones pictured. But may change it’s appearance slightly once it is in your aquarium.  Under high light this plant gives off some bronze hues. Its leaves can vary between being very needle-like to have a more round appearance with saw tooth edges.

Height: 6-18 inches

pH: 6.5-7.5

Temperature: 70° – 85° F

Care: Easy

Light: Medium-High

Co2: Not Required

Growth rate: Medium


The plants will be shipped priority mail with a 2-4 day arrival time. I won’t ship below freezing temperatures.


If the plants arrive dead, send me a message with a picture of the plant within 24 hrs and I will issue a refund.

Please send me a message if you have any questions or concerns!

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