Quick plant statistics for Aponogeton Ulvaceus

Scientific Name: Aponogeton Ulvaceus Common Name: None Substrate: Plain washed gravel Lighting: Not critical pH value: About 7.5 Hardness: Not critical Temperature: 72°F (22°C) Height: Up to 24 in (60 cm) Distribution: Northern and central Madagascar. Characteristics: Permanently submerged, that grows in still or flowing water. Aquarium use: Middleground specimen plant. From Tropica: Aponogeton ulvaceus...

Quick plant statistics for Aponogeton rigidifolius

    Family Name: Aponogetonaceae (water hawthorn family) Scientific Name: Aponogeton rigidifolius Common Name: None Substrate: Plain washed gravel Lighting: Bright; 50 watts per 25 gallons (100 L) pH value: 5.5-6.5 Hardness: 1-3°dCH Temperature: 72-82°F (22-28°C) Height: 24 in (60 cm) Distribution: Sri Lanka Characteristics: Leaves stemmed, stiffly erect, slightly brittle, rough and hard;...

Quick plant statistics for the Madagascar Laceplant

Scientific Name: Aponogeton Madagascariensis Common Name: Madagascar Laceplant Substrate: Plain washed gravel Lighting: Moderate pH value: Not critical Hardness: Not critical Temperature: 59-77°F (15-25°C) Height: Up to 30 in (75 cm) Distribution: Madagascar Characteristics: A tuber up to 5 inches long, produces a rosette of submerged leaves up to 20...

Quick plant statistics for Aponogeton Crispus

Scientific Name: Aponogeton Crispus Common Name: Wavy-edged Swordplant Substrate: Rich with nutrients Lighting: Not critical pH value: Not critical Hardness: Not critical Temperature: 6-77°F (20-25°C) Height: Up to 18 in (45 cm) Distribution: Southeast Asia, especially Sri Lanka. Characteristics: Short or long leaf stocks, depending on the light intensity Aquarium use: Middleground...

Quick plant statistics for Aponogeton Boivinianus

Scientific Name: Aponogeton Boivinianus Common Name: None Substrate: Full of nutrients Lighting: Not critical pH value: Around 7.5 Hardness: Not critical Temperature: 64-77°F (18-25°C) Height: 30 in (75 cm) Distribution: Northern Madagascar Characteristics: Grows permanently submerged, stems may be 18 inches long. Aquarium use: Background or middleground specimen plant

Quick plant statistics for the Japanese Rush

Scientific Name: Acorus gramineus Common Name: Japanese Rush Substrate: Plain washed gravel Lighting: Not critical pH value: 6.8 - 7.5 Hardness: Not critical Temperature: 59-70°F (15-21°C) Height: 12 in (30 cm) Distribution: Eastern Asia Characteristics: Slow-growing plant w/ dark green leaves in fan shaped clumps. Roots are very tough and...

Quick plant statistics for the Malayan Sword

Scientific Name: Aglaonema simplex Common Name: Malayan Sword; Borneo Sword Substrate: Plain washed gravel Lighting: Moderate pH value: Not critical Hardness: Not critical Temperature: 73°F (23°C) Height: 15 in (38 cm) Distribution: Malaysia Characteristics: Leaves reddish when young, mid to dark green mature, are broadly ovate with bluntly pointed tips....

Quick plant statistics for the Red Hygrophila

Scientific Name: Alternanthera reineckii 'Pink' (roseafolia) Common Name: Red Hygrophila Substrate: Plain washed gravel Lighting: Very bright pH value: Not critical Hardness: Not critical Temperature: 64-68°F (18-20°C) Height: 20 in (50 cm) Distribution: Tropical regions Characteristics: Extermely attractive, deepest red coloration of any aquatic species Aquarium use: Middle to background. Difficult to...

Quick plant statistics for the Anubias barteri Round Leaf

  Family Name: Araceae (arum family) Scientific Name: Anubias barteri var. barteri Common Name: Anubias barteri Round Leaf Substrate: Rich Lighting: Subdued; 30 watts per 25 gallons (100 L) pH value: 6.0 - 7.5 Hardness: 2-15°dH Temperature: 72-82°F (22-28°C) Height: Up to 12 in (30 cm) Distribution: Tropical West Africa Characteristics: Thick creeping...

Quick plant statistics for the Anubias nana

Scientific Name: Anubias barteri var. nana Common Name: Dwarf Anubias Substrate: Rich Lighting: Subdued pH value: Not critical Hardness: Not critical Temperature: 77°F (25°C) Height: 6 in (15 cm) Distribution: Tropical West Africa Characteristics: Dark green elliptical to egg-shaped leaves are borne on short petioles that arise from a creeping...

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