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Philippine Java Fern

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Rare Philippine Java Fern Portion Size You will receive one plant around 8-10cm in height, with 3-5 leaves. Description Philippine Java Fern (Microsorum pteropus “Philippine”) is a very...
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Rare Philippine Java Fern

Portion Size

You will receive one plant around 8-10cm in height, with 3-5 leaves.

Description

Philippine Java Fern (Microsorum pteropus “Philippine”) is a very attractive, popular, and low-maintenance plant for the freshwater aquarium. Its long, bright green leaves provide an attractive aquascape as well as important refuge and grazing area for shrimp and fish as well as fry.

The plant can be attached directly onto driftwood, rocks or other aquarium decoration using line or glue. Please keep the rhizomes (where the leaves are attached to) above the substrate or the plant may start to rot. Propagation of java fern is easy and straightforward; simply cut or pull apart rhizomes to be replanted. 

Quick Stats

  • Scientific Name: Microsorum Pteropus  “Philippine”
  • Care Level: Easy
  • Growth Rate: Slow
  • Tank Placement: Mid ground or Background
  • Lighting Requirement: Will thrive in low - medium light
  • Ideal Temperature: 15-25°C
  • pH: 6-7.5
  • CO2: No
  • Nutrient Substrate: Recommended for better growth.
  • Max Height: 15-30cm

Java Fern (Microsorum pteropus) is a popular choice among aquarists due to its hardiness and striking appearance. Java Fern Care is relatively easy, making it suitable for beginners and experienced hobbyists alike. 


You can do a simple java fern propagation by dividing the rhizome and attaching the new plants to driftwood or rocks. When it talks about java fern light requirements, it thrives in low to moderate lighting conditions, making it a versatile choice for various aquarium setups. 


Beyond its aesthetic appeal, you can enjoy the benefits of java fern in aquarium, including providing shelter for fish and fry, improving water quality by absorbing nitrates, and serving as a natural filter. Bring the beauty and benefits of Java Fern into your aquarium with proper care and maintenance. Buy only here at Aquafy Australia.

Customer Reviews

Based on 5 reviews
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Lois Whitehand
Aquatic plants

Very happy with purchase, all plants healthy and very fast delivery, would definitely purchase again. Thank you.

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Leonie Davy
Java fern

Great plant very healthy

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Carol

I never received my order

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Melissa

I purchased multiple plants from this store, and I had to throw out two of them because they were in such poor shape I didn’t want to introduce any diseases to my tanks.

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Cindy Camm
Top Quality

Everything from plants to customer service is absolutely top quality
From a continuing happy customer 😃👍❤️🌻

Customer Reviews

Based on 5 reviews
60%
(3)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
20%
(1)
20%
(1)
L
Lois Whitehand
Aquatic plants

Very happy with purchase, all plants healthy and very fast delivery, would definitely purchase again. Thank you.

L
Leonie Davy
Java fern

Great plant very healthy

C
Carol

I never received my order

M
Melissa

I purchased multiple plants from this store, and I had to throw out two of them because they were in such poor shape I didn’t want to introduce any diseases to my tanks.

C
Cindy Camm
Top Quality

Everything from plants to customer service is absolutely top quality
From a continuing happy customer 😃👍❤️🌻

Shipping Note

We ship from Mondays to Wednesdays (all orders from Monday to noon of Wednesday will be ship out in the same week and any orders made after noon of Wednesday will be processed next Monday).

For any livestock you have in your order, we will ship them via Australia Post express service. This will usually take 24 - 48 hours to reach you after leaving our workshop.

Any other dry goods, bonsai, plants, and accessories will be sent via standard post. Usually, you will receive the items within 3-7 business day after order is fulfilled.

We alway try to process your order as soon as we can, if you have any questions please contact us on support@aquafy.com.au.

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