Eleocharis acicularis is a species of spikes edge known by the common names needle spikerush.  It is a fast growing species with long, light green and grass-like leaves which easily form a dense carpet. It spreads with numerous runners that will in a short time form an ideal environment for spawning fish to lay their eggs. It requires medium to high level of light.

 

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Origin:    South America


Height:   6 - 15 cm    


Position:    Front - middle   


Luminosity:    High   


Growth speed:    High    


Difficulty:    Low