Nymphoides aquatica 'Banana Plant' - Bare Root

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Difficulty:
Easy
Light Demand:
Low
pH:
6.0 - 8.0
kH:
3 - 15
Growth Rate:
High
Growth:
Bulb
CO2:
Not required
Temperature:
70 - 85F
Zone:
Foreground / Midground / Drop in Place
Origin:
Asia
Nymphoides aquatica banana plant bare root with size reference

Features

  • Interesting banana-shape bulb that grows leaves capable of reaching water surface
  • Live freshwater aquarium plant with SubstrateSource Nymphoides aquatica Care Guide included.

Description

Nymphoides aquatica makes an unique addition to any freshwater aquarium. The "bananas" are actually modified roots that help the plant store nutrients. In shallow environments, this plant sometimes sends up "lily pad" shaped, floating leaves.