Crinum aquatica

Crinum aquatica

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Crinum Aquatica

Product Description:

Elevate your aquatic landscape with the captivating beauty of the rare Crinum aquatica. Known for its striking appearance and ease of care, Crinum aquatica is a popular choice among aquarists seeking to create lush and vibrant underwater environments.

Key Features:

1. Striking Appearance: Crinum aquatica features long, ribbon-like leaves that add vertical interest to any aquarium. Its deep green coloration and graceful growth pattern create a captivating focal point in both freshwater and brackish water setups.

2. Robust and Hardy: This aquatic plant is highly adaptable and can thrive in a wide range of water conditions. It tolerates varying water parameters, making it suitable for both beginner and experienced aquarists.

3. Oxygenating Properties: Crinum aquatica helps oxygenate the water and improve overall water quality. Its vigorous growth can help reduce algae growth and provide a healthier environment for fish and other aquatic inhabitants.

4. Versatile Placement: Whether planted in the background or as a centerpiece, Crinum aquatica adds depth and dimension to any aquascape. It can be planted directly into substrate or placed in pots for easy rearrangement.

Care Instructions:

  • Lighting: Moderate to high lighting is recommended to promote healthy growth and vibrant foliage. LED or fluorescent lighting fixtures are ideal for Crinum aquatica.

  • Water Parameters: Maintain a temperature range of 72-82°F (22-28°C) and a pH range of 6.5-7.5. It can tolerate slightly alkaline water conditions and moderate water hardness.

  • Substrate: Plant Crinum aquatica in nutrient-rich substrate to encourage root development. A layer of gravel or sand works well for anchoring the plant.

  • Fertilization: Provide regular doses of liquid fertilizer to support robust growth. Additionally, supplement with root tabs to ensure adequate nutrient uptake.

  • Maintenance: Trim any yellowing or damaged leaves as needed to maintain a tidy appearance. Remove any dead or decaying plant matter to prevent water quality issues.

Maximum Size: Crinum aquatica can reach heights of up to 24-36 inches (60-90 cm), making it suitable for medium to large aquariums.

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