Cardamine (Cardamine lyrata) - Live Aquatic Plant


Cardamine lyrata

price $4.99 (bunch 10 x stems)
Family : Brassicaceae.
Cardamine lyrata is actually a marsh plant from Asia. But it is also a familiar aquarium plant which thrives under water with 20-50 cm long stems. A characteristic trailing growth form makes it highly decorative, and ‘aerial’ roots often form on the plant itself. Plant in groups, and make sure the water temperature does not exceed 28 degrees C (this makes the leaves much smaller and the plant more leggy). Also suitable in garden ponds in the summer.
Common Name: Cardamine
Proper Name: Cardamine lyrata
Category: Stem Plants
Temperature: 18 - 25 C
PH: 5.0 - 7.0
Lighting: Medium
Growth Rate: Fast
Difficulty: Easy
Origin: Asia
Position in Aquascape: Mid-Ground,Foreground





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