Aponogeton crispus


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Aponogeton crispus is probably the easiest and most robust of the Aponogetons. It requires a mineral-rich substrate and growth is always best in soft, slightly acidic water. It prefers moderate to bright lighting from above.When these conditions are met a mass of leaves will be formed and flowering occurs. It prefers bright light, and will tolerate a wide temperature range (c. 15 – 32C). Does better planted in an established aquarium, because of its liking for a nutrient rich environment.
Wavy-edged sword leaf like plant that needs rich substrate.

  • Common Name: Aponogeton crispus
  • Family: Aponogetonaceae
  • Native To: Madagascar
  • Lighting: Low – Medium
  • pH: 6 – 8
  • Growth Demands: Easy
  • Growth Form: Rosette
  • Growth Rate: Medium
  • True Aquatic: Yes
  • Placement In Tank: Background
  • Available As: Bulb
Weight 0.07 lbs
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