Propagation From cuttings and side shoots

North American Fresh Water Plants

Scientific name:

Saururus cemuus

Common name: Lizard's tail Origin: North America

The attractively shaped and well-spaced leaves of this plant make It a good specimen for the midground of the aquarium. The leaves are oval to heart-shaped and a solid green color. The plant has no special requirements, other than adequate fertilization and good lighting.

Maximum height: Up to 8 in (20 cm)

Growth rate: Slow

Area: Midground, Foreground

Light: Bright

Propagation: From cuttings

Difficulty: 2

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  • zewdi
    What are side shoots aquarium plants?
    7 years ago

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