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Limnophila sp Rugosa - LOOSE

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Common Name: Round Aromatica "Butterfly"

Plant Use:

Difficulty Level: Advanced

Light Demand: High

Co2 Demand: High

Fertilizer Demand: High

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Plant Pictures shown are of Submersed Grown Plants in Aquariums under Optimum Plant Growing Conditions. Plants Sent are grown in Farms in Emmersed or Submersed Conditions depending on variety. Hence, Plant/Leaf Structures may vary from that shown in pictures. When they are grown submersed in aquariums under Optimum Growing Conditions as required by the Plant (Light, Co2 and Nutrients) they will get the appearance as shown in pictures

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Description: Limnophila sp. "Rugosa" is an intriguing and distinctive aquatic plant that stands out with its unique leaf structure and vibrant green coloration. Belonging to the Plantaginaceae family, this species is known for its rugose, or wrinkled, leaves that add a captivating texture to freshwater aquariums. Originating from Southeast Asia, Limnophila sp. "Rugosa" has gained popularity among aquarists for its ornamental appearance and adaptability to various aquatic environments.

Plant Information:

  • Scientific Name: Limnophila sp. "Rugosa"
  • Family: Plantaginaceae
  • Origin: Southeast Asia
  • Difficulty Level: Moderate
  • Lighting Requirements: Medium to High
  • CO2 Requirement: Medium to High
  • Temperature Range: 68-82°F (20-28°C)
  • pH Range: 6.0-7.5
  • Propagation: Cuttings

Growing Information:

1. Lighting: Limnophila sp. "Rugosa" thrives in medium to high lighting conditions. Providing ample light is essential for maintaining its vibrant color and supporting robust growth.

2. Substrate: Plant in a nutrient-rich substrate to supply essential nutrients for the plant's development. A well-fertilized substrate aids in the establishment of healthy roots.

3. CO2 and Nutrients: This plant benefits from moderate to high CO2 levels and nutrient-rich water. Regular dosing of a comprehensive liquid fertilizer and the addition of CO2 enhance its growth and coloration.

4. Pruning: Regular pruning is beneficial to maintain a bushy and compact shape. Trim the tops to encourage lateral growth and prevent the plant from becoming too dense.

5. Water Parameters: Limnophila sp. "Rugosa" thrives in a temperature range of 68-82°F (20-28°C), with a slightly acidic to neutral pH between 6.0-7.5. Soft to moderately hard water is suitable.

6. Placement: Ideal for midground to background placement in the aquarium. Plant in groups to create a visually striking arrangement and provide ample space for lateral growth.

7. Propagation: Propagate through stem cuttings. Simply cut a healthy stem and replant it into the substrate. The plant will develop roots and continue growing.

8. Challenges: Limnophila sp. "Rugosa" is considered a moderate-level plant. Attention to lighting, CO2, and nutrient levels is essential for maintaining its distinctive appearance.

Limnophila sp. "Rugosa" adds a touch of elegance and texture to freshwater aquariums, making it a sought-after choice for aquarists looking to create visually dynamic aquascapes. With its wrinkled leaves and vibrant green color, this plant becomes a captivating focal point, enhancing the overall aesthetics of planted tanks.



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