Java Moss

Taxiphyllum Barbieri (Java Moss) for Fish Tank & Terrarium Aquarium Plants Factory®
Taxiphyllum Barbieri (Java Moss) for Fish Tank & Aquarium Plants Factory®
Taxiphyllum barbieri Java Moss APF Aquarium Plants Factory

Java Moss

Regular price $8.99 Sale price $6.99
/
Submerged Growth
Shipping calculated at checkout.
  • Secure payments
  • Fresh & Grown Sustainably
  • 24-Hours Live Arrival Guarantee
  • In stock, ready to ship
  • Inventory on the way

This listing is qualified for

BUY 2 GET 1 FREE* PROMOTION ✨

VIEW POLICY

Java Moss is a versatile and undemanding freshwater aquarium plant, perfect for enhancing any aquascape. This popular moss can be left floating or attached to surfaces like rocks or driftwood using fine fishing line or cotton thread. Over time, it forms lush mats that offer excellent hiding places for invertebrates and baby fish, as well as adding a low foreground texture to the aquarium.

Key Features:

  • Versatile Attachment: Can be floated freely or securely attached to rocks, driftwood, and other surfaces.
  • Dense Growth: Forms thick mats that provide natural shelter for aquatic life and add visual depth to the tank.

Optimal Conditions:

  • Temperature: Thrives in cool temperatures, ideally between 20°C to 25°C.
  • Lighting: Prefers low to medium light conditions, making it adaptable to various aquarium setups.

Aquarium Benefits:

  • Habitat Creation: Provides essential hiding spots and breeding grounds for invertebrates and baby fish.
  • Easy Maintenance: Requires minimal care, making it suitable for both beginners and experienced aquarists.

Conclusion: Java Moss is an excellent addition to any freshwater aquarium, known for its resilience and versatility. Its ability to thrive in a range of conditions, combined with its aesthetic appeal, makes it a top choice for creating a natural, healthy environment for your aquatic pets. Add Java Moss to your tank for a beautiful, low-maintenance enhancement that benefits both the look and the ecosystem of your aquarium.

  • Sold as a small loose portion, approx. 2" x 2" in size
  • Perfect to attached to driftwood, rock, or stone

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, and pesticides, grow emerged or submerge. 

    Scientific Name

    Taxiphyllum Barbieri

    Synonyms

    Vesicularia Dubyana

    Common Name

    Java moss

    Placement

    Attachable to Driftwood, Stone, or Decor

    CO2

    Not required

    Growth Rates

    Medium

    Difficulty Level

    Easy

    Nutrient Substrate

    Not required

    Can it grow emerged?

    Yes

    Lighting Requirements

    Low - Medium

     

    This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

    Handling time for Live Plants orders:
     
    Live plants are shipped from Monday - Saturday if you choose United States Postal Services (USPS): Most plant-only orders can ship out within 1-3 business days excluded out-of-stock, pre-order, or backorder products.
    UPS 2-Days and UPS Overnight only ship from Monday-Wednesday to ensure they arrived in the same week. Please be mindful we also have 1-2 business days handling time, so please placed your order on or before Tuesday, the cut off time is 6:00 AM Pacific Time (PT)
     
    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

         WHAT WE GUARANTEE

        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: aquariumplantsfactory@gmail.com 
        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 be aware that our Live Arrival Guarantee is subject to certain conditions. Specifically, the guarantee will not be applicable in cases where the package is marked as 'invalid address', 'undeliverable' or is 'returned to sender.' This includes situations such as a vacant delivery address, a missing apartment number, or any other issues that prevent the postal service from delivering your package.

        It is crucial to provide accurate and complete shipping information to ensure the successful delivery of your order and the applicability of the Live Arrival 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.

         

        WHAT WE CAN'T GUARANTEE

        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.
        Environmental Preservation Notice

        🌱 Environmental Preservation Notice 🌱

        Please review your state's regulations on restricted plants, as we are committed to not shipping plants that are restricted in your area. Do not release any plants into the wild or waterways, as this can harm local ecosystems by introducing invasive species.

        Your cooperation in protecting the environment is appreciated. For continuously updated information, refer to the USDA State Noxious Weed list here.

        Thank you for your responsible commitment to environmental preservation.

        Customer Reviews

        Based on 156 reviews
        94%
        (147)
        6%
        (9)
        0%
        (0)
        0%
        (0)
        0%
        (0)
        K
        K.M.
        Pretty good quality and good portion

        It was pretty brown when I received it despite all the other plants in my order being in perfect condition but it was in the mail for a little longer than it should have been due to delays so it could have been a result of that. Otherwise it still looks fairly healthy and is a pretty good portion of moss so I'll still give it 5 stars.

        L
        Laura V.
        Looking good.

        Im cycling for now, i'll use it to decorate my hardscape later on.

        W
        William Walker

        Plants arrived well-packaged and healthy-looking.

        S
        Scarlett Krause

        5/5 arrived in great condition and is very green and lush. Definitely recommend

        S
        Stephanie
        Great Moss

        The moss arrived in great condition and is taking well in my tank!! Definitely will order from here again!

        A
        Ariel

        Healthy and lively

        More from Aquatic Mosses
        Sale
        Taxiphyllum Barbieri (Java Moss) for Fish Tank & Terrarium Aquarium Plants Factory®
        Taxiphyllum Barbieri (Java Moss) for Fish Tank & Aquarium Plants Factory®
        Java Moss
        Sale price $6.99 Regular price $8.99
        Christmas Moss - Aquarium Plants Factory
        Christmas Moss
        $7.99
        Weeping Moss (Vesicularia ferriei) is an exceptional choice for aquarists looking to create a stunning, natural aquascape. Its unique weeping growth pattern, easy attachment, and nutrient absorption from the water column make it a favorite for enhancing the beauty and functionality of freshwater aquariums. Add Weeping Moss to your tank to enjoy its lush, cascading greenery and the habitat it provides for your aquatic inhabitants.
        Close-up of aquarium moss being grown in tissue culture at the Aquarium Plants Factory lab. The moss is neatly arranged in a sterile, transparent container, showcasing vibrant green fronds and healthy growth. The laboratory setting highlights the precise and controlled environment used for cultivating aquatic plants
        Weeping Moss Tissue Culture
        $11.99
        Sale
        Fissidens Fontanus / Phoenix Moss Loose Portion Rare Aquatic Moss Aquarium Plants Factory®
        Fissidens Fontanus / Phoenix Moss Loose Portion APF Aquarium Plants Factory® Rare Aquatic Moss
        Phoenix Moss (Fissidens Fontanus)
        Sale price $7.99 Regular price $9.99
        Sale
        Subwassertang Moss Subwassertang | APF Aquarium Plants Factory
        Subwassertang Moss (Round Pellia)
        Sale price $7.99 Regular price $9.99
        Sale
        Riccardia Chamedryfolia, also known as Mini Pellia, Mini Coral Moss, or Mini Liverwort, is a rare yet popular choice for aquascaping enthusiasts. This unique plant adds a touch of natural beauty to any aquarium setup.
        Mini Pellia / Mini Coral Moss
        Sale price $12.99 Regular price $19.99
        Recently viewed