Hygrophilia polysperma 'Rosanervig'

Common Names: Sunset Hygro
Distribution: Cultivated domestically.
Description: Slender-stemmed plant. Has oval-shaped leaves; the leaves at the top of the plant take on a reddish-pink hue in the right conditions. Not difficult to care for.
Potential Height: 30cm   (11.8")
Growth Rate: Medium
Care: Relatively easy to care for; prefers medium to high light. Frequent pruning is a must, or else it will try to take over the tank. Will grow leggy if left unattended; pruning encourages it to side-grow.
Difficulty: Easy
18°C - 28°C
64°F - 82°F
5 - 8
3 dH - 6 dH
Lighting: Not picky, but prefers medium to high light.
Propagation: Easy to propagate with cuttings.
Comments: A good, hardy plant. When planting, try to plant the stems at a 45 degree angle into the gravel. This will help keep the plants anchored to the substrate.
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Submitted By: Ran
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