Bladder Chain Algae

Bladder Chain Algae Cystosierra osmundacea commonly grows on rocks in lower tidal zones as deep as 10 meters along Eastern Pacific coastal areas. This alga has fern-like base “leaves” and many series of bead-like bladders on long strands.

Our standard Bladder Chain Algae is a single strand plant approximately 32″ (80 cm) long, however, other lengths are available. Minimum order is four plants. Plant includes a barbed end for anchoring, however, they can be customized for use with a threaded anchor, holdfast, or artificial weighted rock.

BCAStandard Bladder Chain Algae plant is 32″ (80 cm) long.

a87Giant klp & BladdrCha copy 1Bladder Chain Algae with Giant Kelp at Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California.