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Myrio - Green
(Myriophyllum pinnatum)
Starting at $3.19
…water.The Myriophyllum pinnatum is a rapidly growing plant that is ideal for planting in the background of the aquarium to hide equipment, and for providing refuge for newborn fish. Be carefull that this plant does not shade any of the other plants in the aquarium. It requires a moderate level of…
Ruffle Plant
(Echinodorus martii)
Starting at $4.79
…sensitive. Plant the Ruffle plant in the background, or sides of the aquarium, or use it as a focal point in the larger aquarium. It requires a moderate level of light of 2 to 3 watts per gallon provided by full spectrum (5000-7000K) bulbs.Reproduction within this species is by adventitious plants,
Ludwigia Peruensis
(Ludwigia glandulosa)
Starting at $2.29
…Ludwigia Peruensis makes a good mid-ground plant in the average aquarium, or even placed as a background in the smaller aquarium. They require a high light intensity of 3 to 5 watts per gallon of full spectrum (5000-7000K) light. The vibrancy of this plant depends greatly on the amount of light it…
Red Flame
(Echinodorus red flame)
Starting at $4.89
…Red Flame is a relatively easy plant to maintain, but grows rather large in the aquarium. Use this plant as a background in the smaller aquarium, and as a mid-ground focal point in the larger aquarium. Do not allow the leaves of this plant to shade neighboring plants. It requires a moderate level of…
Dwarf Sagittaria
(Sagittaria subulata)
Starting at $5.99
…Ribbon Wapato, is a great aquatic plant for those just beginning to keep live plants in their aquariums. This fast growing plant resembles grass and can grow above the water level. Its unstemmed leaves will grow to form dense clusters. It is an amphibious plant, and will grow either partially or…
Nymphoides hydrophylla 'Taiwan' - Tropica® 1-2-Grow!
(Nymphoides hydrophylla 'Taiwan')
Starting at $44.99
… accent plant that beautifully punctuates your planted aquarium with flair without overshadowing other aquascape design elements. This fast-growing plant is wonderful for use as a mid-ground or background plant.Tropica 1 2 Grow! laboratory-cultivated plants are ideally suited for planted aquarium…
Wall of Plants Anacharis
(5577)
Starting at $9.99
…plastic plant adds gorgeous anchored greenery to your freshwater or saltwater aquarium setup, creating a dense, natural-looking background and adding lots of beneficial, stress-relieving cover for your aquarium fish. Combine the Wall of Plants Anacharis with small foreground plants to create…
Red Rubin
(Echinodorus rubin)
Starting at $7.99
…freshwater planted aquarium.The Red Rubin is a relatively easy plant to maintain, but grows rather large in the aquarium. Use this plant as a background in the smaller aquarium, and as a mid-ground focal point in the larger aquarium. Do not allow the leaves of this plant to shade neighboring plants.
Balansae Plant
(Cryptocoryne crispatula)
Starting at $3.19
…it can be incorporated. Plant the Balansae plant in the background, or sides of the aquarium, or use it as a focal point in the larger aquarium. It can also be used as a mid-ground plant in the smaller aquarium, by removing the mature leaves, in order to keep the plant short. It requires a moderate…
Sterba's Cory Cat
(Corydoras sterbai)
Starting at $9.99
…which is a different species with a lighter background and darker spots.Indigenous to the upper Rio Guapore in Brazil, South America, Sterba's Cory prefers a dark, soft-bottom aquarium shared with upper to mid-water dwelling species. A sparse array of plants, tepid clear water with some current, and…
Bacopa caroliniana - Tropica® 1-2-Grow!
(Bacopa caroliniana)
Starting at $44.99
plants in convenient cups. Simply rinse the gel growing media off when removing plant from cup, divide and plant accordingly to your aquascape design, and then watch it grow!Bacopa caroliniana is a popular aquascaping plant for adding strong vertical elements to the background of freshwater planted
Amazon Sword Plant
(Echinodorus amazonicus)
Starting at $3.29
…The Amazon Sword Plant has short rhizomes, numerous lance shaped leaves that are pale to dark green with sharply pointed tips, and fairly short stems. It is an amphibious plant that will grow either partially or fully submersed.For the most beautiful Amazon Sword Plants, a loose substrate…
Wall of Plants Yellow/Green Plant
(5578)
Starting at $9.99
…dense, natural-looking background and adding lots of beneficial, stress-relieving cover for your aquarium fish. Combine the Wall of Plants Yellow/Green plant with small foreground plants to create a multi-dimensional effect. Once positioned, the Wall of Plants Yellow/Green plant gently moves with…
Wall of Plants Red/Green Plant
(5576)
Starting at $9.99
…dense, natural-looking background and adding lots of beneficial, stress-relieving cover for your aquarium fish. Combine the Wall of Plants Red/Green plant with small foreground plants to create a multi-dimensional effect. Once positioned, the Wall of Plants Red/Green plant gently moves with the…
Wall of Plants Microphilia
(5575)
Starting at $9.99
…plastic plant adds gorgeous anchored greenery to your freshwater or saltwater aquarium setup, creating a dense, natural-looking background and adding lots of beneficial, stress-relieving cover for your aquarium fish. Combine the Wall of Plants Microphilia with small foreground plants to create…
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