Aponogeton boivinianus088

Aponogeton boivinianus is a large, strong plant which is only suitable for large aquariums. In favourable conditions it can form very large leaves (up to 80 cm long and 8 cm wide). The oldest leaves are deep dark-green, while younger leaves are light-green and sometimes brownish until they are fully developed. In the wild Aponogeton boivinianus is found in fast-flowing water, and it prefers some flow in the aquarium water. It needs a dormant period when the root does not produce leaves.

PRICE GROUP: POT 9 KN 7

FAMILY:

Aponogetonaceae

ORIGIN:

Africa

HEIGHT:

30 - 60+ cm

WIDTH:

20 - 30+ cm

TEMPERATURE:

16 - 26°C

GH:

9 - 20 dH

pH:

6 - 8

CODE:

C

LIGHT:

LOW

o o • • • high

GROWTH RATE:

SLOW

oooto fast

DEMANDS:

EASY

oooio difficult

Aponogeton Crispus Aponogeton Crispus

Aponogeton crispus

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Aponogeton crispus looks good in any aquarium with its light-green, transparent leaves. It makes few demands, although growth is always best in soft, slightly acidic water with a nutritious bottom. In such conditions the plant produces a mass of leaves, and it flowers very frequently in optimum conditions. Aponogeton crispus is generally found in ponds that are only filled with water in the rainy season, but it does not need a dormant period in the aquarium.

PRICE GROUP: POT 8

FAMILY:

Aponogetonaceae

ORIGIN:

Southeast Asia

HEIGHT:

25

- 50 cm

WIDTH:

15

- 30 cm

TEMPERATURE:

15

32°C

GH:

1 -

20 dH

pH:

5.5

- 8

CODE:

C

LIGHT:

LOW

o o • • • high

GROWTH RATE:

SLOW

000»0 fast

DEMANDS:

EASY

00«00 difficult

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  • tiina
    Do aponogetons need substrate?
    8 years ago

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