Common Name: Moss Ball
Scientific name: Aegagropila linnaei
Wild Origin: Iceland, Scotland, Japan and Estonia.
Moss Ball Care:
Tank Parameters Required:
pH – 6.5-7.2
gH – 3-10
kH – 1-2
Temperature – 21-24C or 70 – 76F
Temperament: Easy to attach to rocks and wood. Can even attach to the glass in the tank.
Propagation: Easy – Any little piece will grow into a ball slowly over time. Or propagate by division.
Difficulty: Easy – Requires medium lighting, no extra fertilizers required.
Each ball is approx. .75″ x .75″ to 1″ x 1″
Moss balls are cut/split apart by the farms to propagate thus may not be perfectly spherical upon purchase. However, they will round out in a couple month’s time with care.
*All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only. Actual product may vary due to natural variation with livestock*
*We manually remove snails from our plants but since it is not a tissue culture we cannot guarantee it is 100% snail or pest free.*