Salvinia Minima

Salvinia Minima - Aquarium Plants Factory
Salvinia Minima - Aquarium Plants Factory
Salvinia Minima - Aquarium Plants Factory

Salvinia Minima

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Salvinia Minima is a species of aquatic, floating fern that floats on the surface of still waterways. It is usually referred to as common Salvinia or water spangles. Salvinia Minima have short roots and are native to South America, Mesoamerica, and the West Indies. Best to grow them in partial shade and not direct sunlight. It grows quickly and is very good for small fish. If you looking for a big version of Salvinia, we have the big Salvinia Natans as well. 
  • Sold as small bare-roots portion
  • Approx. 2" x 2" in size

Disclaimer: Pictures are not the actual plants you will receive, but a sample representation. Unless specific, we don't guarantee aquatic plants will be free of pests, pesticides, grow emerged, or submerge. 

Scientific name: Salvinia Minima
Common name: Water Spangles
CO2: Not Required
Growth Rates: Fast
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Nutrient Substrate: Not Required
Lighting Requirements: Low-Medium

Attention! This plant is known as an invasive species in Texas. Please do not order if you are in Texas.

Please be a responsible aquatic plants owner by don't release any animal, plant, and aquatic life into the wild.

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Handling time for Live Plants orders:
Live plants are shipped from Monday - Saturday: Most plant-only orders can ship out within 1-3 business days excluded out-of-stock, pre-order, or backorder products.
Handling time for Live Animals orders:
Live Animals are shipped from  Monday - Wednesday: Live Animals orders take longer to ship. We only ship Live Animals orders when they can be delivered within the week so they don't spend an extra day in transit on the weekend.
Handling time for Live Animals ranges from 1-5 business days depending on the weather and health of the livestock. We will email tracking information when the order is shipped.
Free ShippingWe offer Free Shipping on eligible orders.
  • Free Shipping will take 2-5 days to reach you
  • If your orders included Live Plants & Live Animals. We will combine the shipment and you will see the flat rate shipping cost at checkout
  • Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands customers are not qualified for the Free Shipping program. Please upgrade to Expedited or Express Mail for faster delivery. 
    Delayed Parcels: Sometimes your packages may take longer than normal to arrive with U.S. Postal Service or our chosen courier. We are legally obliged to wait 15 working days (3 weeks) for a package to be considered lost. See U.S. Postal Service website for further detail. 
    • We cannot be held responsible for any delay caused by U.S. Postal Service but if your packages were lost by the courier service, we will issue a replacement by 50/50, which means we pay 50% and the customers pay 50% plus shipping for the replacement orders.
    Refused Shipment PolicyAll customers must keep their address information up-to-date!
    • Please always keep your shipping address up-to-date! ( Debit and Credit Card, Paypal, Apple Pay, Google Pay, Amazon Pay, Shopify Pay, Ali Pay, and other payment processing services )
    • Any shipment being refused or shipped back to us by providing a wrong address or other reasons will not be refundable
    Cancellations: We understand sometimes thing goes out of control.
    • Please contact us ASAP if you want to cancel your orders. Orders only might be canceled if they are not being shipped by shipping couriers. 

    Return Policy: All sales are final

    • We do not accept returns or exchanges for Live Plants and Live Animals


      24 Hours Live Arrival Guarantee* - In a rare case of live stocks dead on arrival, we must be notified within 24 hours by the same day of delivery. Please take clear photos of the damaged product and send it to us within 24 hours.  Live Arrival Guarantee will be void after 24 hours of delivery. All replacements are considered final and we will not replace the replacement.

      1. Picture requirements: Take at least 2 clear photos of damaged product in their original, unopened & sealed transparent packing and send photos and orders information to our email within 24 hours: 
      2. Please do not take picture of damaged plants, or animals in your aquarium. Once they have been introduced to your aquarium's ecosystem. It is no longer covered by our guarantee.

      Please keep in mind that Live Arrival Guarantee only guarantees that live stocks will be alive upon arrival. We cannot guarantee that you will continue to have success with them. Many factors, including the aquarium environment, water quality, nutrient, temperature, lighting, filter, and CO2 system, can contribute to the failure to grow live plants and live animals.



      Even though our plants are very clean, but we can't guarantee they will be 100% pest-free because we cannot be responsible for your aquarium. Please use it at your own risk. We recommended all customers rinse the plants with clean water and quarantine them before use.

      However, plants in tissue culture will be 100% free from pests, algae and never have been contacting with any aquarium.

      1. Due to the nature of the product. We don't guarantee our plants will be pests free. ( snails, algae, hitchhikers )
      2. We don't guarantee our plants will be free of pesticides. We use homemade, organic pesticides in our greenhouse to control pests. We do not use pesticides that contain copper. Copper is toxic to invertebrates such as aquatic snails, crabs, shrimps, etc
      3. We don't guarantee your aquarium success or are responsible for your aquarium inhabitant including but not limited to fish, shrimp, snail, turtle, etc. So please quarantine all plants when use!
      4. Unless specific, we don't guarantee aquatic plants will be grow emerged or submerge.
      We kindly request that you familiarize yourself with your state's regulations concerning restricted plants, as we are committed to not sending any plants that may be restricted in your jurisdiction. Additionally, we urge you not to release any plants into the wild or waterways, as it can cause significant harm to the local ecosystem by potentially introducing invasive species and disrupting the natural ecological balance. Your understanding and cooperation in protecting the environment are highly appreciated. For your convenience, you can access the continuously updated USDA State Noxious Weed list through this link: Thank you for your responsible commitment to environmental preservation.

      Customer Reviews

      Based on 19 reviews
      Peter Panciocco
      Fast shipping with excellent quality and quantity

      First time ordering. I received my order quickly and the quality and quantity of the plants are excellent. Thank you

      Connor Beaty
      Everything was great!

      First time buying from here and honeslty It went great! Everything shipped in time and was only late bc of the post office. Plants came in healthy and green and they look great in my tank!

      Lauren Ramos
      Very Nice

      Very nice. Plants arrived quick and clean. No dead plants.

      Lauren Y
      Fantastic Floaters

      First time buying from here, won't be my last! I couldn't find good floating plants from any other online store. Selection was great, shipping was pretty quick, even considering how backed up the post is, and plants arrived in perfect condition. Thanks!

      Skylar Brown

      More plants came than I expected, and all were in good condition after transit. The roots look great, and there were no hitchhikers. Looks great, and is a great addition to my tank. I would definitely recommend if you are interested in a floating plant!

      Kyle Chamness

      Very satisfied! I look forward to watching them grow

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