This hardy, easy to care plant can grow as much as 16 inches huge. Anubia Barteri requires moderate lighting. a pH of 6.5 to 7.5 is ideal with alkalinity of 3 to 7 dKH. This plant necessitates a high-quality substrate fertilizer together with CO2 fertilization. This plant will flourish with both being completely or in part submersed.
Anubias barteri var. 'broad leaf' is one of the best aquarium flowers ever! It is very sturdy and undemanding. It can manage very low light, low nutrients and low CO2 making it an appropriate plant for a newbie. Anubias barteri var. 'broadleaf' is a slow growing plant but gets huge over time. In the hands of skilled hobbyist it grows quicker and lusher and will become very ornamental. Anubias barteri also works very well in planted cichlid tanks.