Hygrophila Serphyllum is a fast-growing carpet plant. This has light green colored round leaves about 1 to 1.5 cms. This plant can also be grown as emersed in paludariums / terrariums / photospheres etc. This is an easy plant with compact growth habit under good light and CO2 as well as an ample supply of nutrients. With the right environment, the plant will form a carpet in your aquarium. A rich substrate is beneficial; micronutrient fertilization, especially Iron should be applied regularly for healthy growth. Emersed culture is also possible in wet, rich soil under good light.