Water Wisteria (Variegated) - Hygrophila difformis

Water Wisteria (Variegated) - Hygrophila difformis

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Water Wisteria (Variegated) - Hygrophila difformis

Enhance your aquarium with the stunning and versatile Water Wisteria (Variegated) - Hygrophila difformis. Known for its vibrant, intricate leaves and easy-to-care-for nature, this aquatic plant is perfect for both beginners and experienced aquarists. Its unique variegated pattern adds a touch of elegance and natural beauty to any freshwater aquarium.

Key Features:

1. Variegated Foliage: The variegated Water Wisteria features striking, finely divided leaves with a distinctive mix of green and white patterns. This unique coloration adds a beautiful contrast to the aquarium, making it an eye-catching centerpiece or background plant.

2. Fast Growth: Hygrophila difformis is known for its rapid growth, quickly filling out the aquarium with lush foliage. Its fast growth rate also helps in absorbing excess nutrients, reducing the chances of algae blooms.

3. Easy Maintenance: This plant is low-maintenance and thrives in a variety of conditions. It can adapt to different lighting levels and water parameters, making it a versatile choice for many aquascapes.

4. Excellent Oxygenator: Water Wisteria is an excellent oxygenator, helping to maintain a healthy environment for fish and other aquatic inhabitants by increasing oxygen levels in the water.

Care Instructions:

  • Lighting: Moderate to high lighting is ideal for optimal growth and variegation. Under higher light, the plant exhibits more vibrant colors and faster growth.
  • Water Parameters: Prefers temperatures between 72-82°F (22-28°C) and a pH range of 6.5-7.5. It can thrive in both soft and hard water.
  • Substrate: While it can grow in various substrates, a nutrient-rich substrate will promote healthier and more vigorous growth.
  • Fertilization: Regular fertilization with liquid fertilizers can enhance growth and maintain vibrant leaf colors. CO2 supplementation is beneficial but not necessary.
  • Propagation: Propagates easily through stem cuttings. Simply cut a healthy stem and plant it in the substrate, where it will quickly take root and grow.

Maximum Size: Water Wisteria can grow up to 20 inches (50 cm) tall, making it suitable for medium to large aquariums.

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