The Jasmine Polyp is commonly referred to as the Eight Tentacle Polyps, or Encrusting Polyps. The Jasmine Polyp has jasmine shaded polyps with eight-leaved tentacles. Makes sure to place it at a distance from aggressive corals, or else if it might get stung. The Jasmine Polyp is a colonial animal with many polyps attaching to the single piece of live rock, thus adding plenty of live rock is necessary. The Jasmine Polyp is not difficult to maintain and makes a good choice for all kinds of reef aquarists, especially novice aquarists. The Jasmine Polyp requires moderate lighting combined with moderate water movement to flourish well. The Jasmine Polyp has zooxanthellae that dwells inside its tissue, and helps in manufacturing food and deriving nutrition using light. The Jasmine Polyp also benefit from the additional supplements of micro-plankton or foods designed for filter feeding invertebrates. The Jasmine Polyp thrives well in a temperature range of 72-78 degrees Fahrenheit and pH of 8.1-8.4. With its beautiful morphology, it makes a captivating addition to any tank.