Specialty & Exotic

Recommended Plants

  1. ERIOCAULON SP. "GOAIS"
    Eriocaulon sp. "Goias" is a rare exotic plant from Brazil, Goias.
  2. Rotala Sunrise
    Rotala Sunrise has attractive red color and can grow very dense after repeat trimming
  3. Hygrophila Araguaia
    Hygrophila Araguaia has submersed leaves very narrow, reddish-brown, uncommon appearance.
  4. ROTALA SP. 'WAYANAD'
    Rotala sp. Wayanad is the smallest of all Rotala and it is very easy to grow.
  5. Rotala sp. 'Vietnam'
    Rotala sp. 'Vietnam' can form an excellent contrast to both red and green colored plants.
  1. AMMANIA SP SULAWESI

    AMMANIA SP SULAWESI is a new stem plant which will turn pale orange
    moderate
    high
    easy
    • Plant Type - Stem
    • Size - Height: 10-20+ cm
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 20 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 15 - 25 °C (59 - 77°F)
    • Placement - Background
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    Updated:
    Dec 16, 2017
  2. Banana Plant (Nymphoides Aquatica)

    Circular leaves attached to swollen tubes that resemble a bunch of bananas.
    moderate
    medium
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Rosette
    • Size - Height: 5 - 15 cm; Width: 5 - 20 cm
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 20 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 15 to 28 °C / 20 to 26 °C
    • Placement - Foreground
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    Updated:
    Nov 16, 2017
  3. Barclaya (Barclaya Longifolia 'Red Form')

    Barclaya longifolia is a beautiful solitary plant in the background or on the side of an aquarium.
    slow
    mediumhigh
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Rosette
    • Size - Size: Height: 30-80cm (12-32")
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 18 to 30 °C / 24 to 28 °C
    • Placement - Background
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    Updated:
    Nov 16, 2017
  4. Blyxia Auberti

    Blyxia aubertii is a great aquatic plant to provide a grass like look in you planted aquarium
    fast
    mediumhigh
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Rosette
    • Size - Usual maximum size in aquariums: 10 - 25 cm (3.94 - 9.84 inch)
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 5 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - ‎73.4 -- 80.6F (23 -- 27 C)
    • Placement - Background
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    Updated:
    Nov 17, 2017
  5. Bolbitis (Bolbitis Heudelotii)

    Bolbitis heudelotii is an aquatic fern that works great as an aquarium plant.
    slow
    broadspectrum
    easy
    • Plant Type - Spreading Rhizome or creeping stem; epiphyte or epilith; fern
    • Size - 15-40 cm tall and wide
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 18 to 27 °C / 22 to 25 °C (Optimum)
    • Placement - Midground
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    Updated:
    Nov 17, 2017
  6. Bolbitis Sp. "Baby Leaf"

    Bolbitis Sp. "Baby Leaf" is a great choice for aquascaping nano tanks!
    slow
    broadspectrum
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Spreading Rhizome or creeping stem; epiphyte or epilith; fern
    • Size - 15-40 cm tall and wide
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 18 to 27 °C / 22 to 25 °C (Optimum)
    • Placement - Midground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Dec 12, 2017
  7. Bucephalandra Sp. 'Green Wavy'

    These rare and hard to get Bucephalandra have green leaves with small waves in them
    slow
    medium
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Rhizome
    • Size - The green leaves are 2 cm wide and 5 cm long with wavy edges.
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 72° - 84°F
    • Placement - Foreground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 20, 2017
  8. Bucephalandra Sp. 'Red Mini'

    These rare and hard to get Bucephalandra are know for the unique leaf shapes and colors.
    slow
    medium
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Rhizome
    • Size - about 5 mm long stalk and a 2,5-3 cm long, 1,2 cm broad blade
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 22 - 28°C
    • Placement - Foreground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 20, 2017
  9. Creeping Jenny (Lysimachia Nummularia)

    Lysimachia nummularia, or creeping Jenny is slow growing, golden color and forms a nice bush
    moderate
    medium
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Stem
    • Size - Mature Size. 2 - 4 Inches.
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 4 to 30 °C / 18 to 20 °C (Optimum)
    • Placement - Midground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 17, 2017
  10. Crinum Aquatica (Crinum Natans)

    Crinum natans has 2-3 cm wide firm and leathery leaves, strongly puckered and wavy.
    slow
    medium
    easy
    • Plant Type - Rosette; onion
    • Size - Maximum size in aquariums: 40 - 120 cm (15.75 - 47.24 inch)
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 12 to 30 °C / 24 to 28 °C (Optimal)
    • Placement - Background
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    Updated:
    Nov 17, 2017
  11. Crinum Dwarf Onion Plant (Zephyranthes Candida)

    A Dwarf Water Onion plant, aka Zephyranthes candida, can be a pretty interesting plant to keep
    moderate
    high
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Terrarium; Bare Root
    • Size - Maximum Size: 18.00 Inches
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 22 to 26 °C (Optimal)
    • Placement - Background
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 17, 2017
  12. Cyperus Helferi

    Cyperus helferi is an excellent aquarium plant that features a grass like look in the aquarium
    moderate
    medium
    easy
    • Plant Type - Rosette
    • Size - Size: Height: 20-50cm (8-20in)
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 20 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 15 to 30 °C / 22 to 29 °C (Optimum)
    • Placement - Background
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 18, 2017
  13. Duckweed (Lemna Minor)

    Very small bright green leaves. Rampant grower. Excellent fish food.
    veryfast
    medium
    easy
    • Plant Type - Free-floating (surface)
    • Size - Max height: <1 cm
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 0 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 4 to 30 °C
    • Placement - Foreground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 6, 2017
  14. DWARF LILY (NYMPHAEA RUBRA)

    A beautiful and very varied species with reddish leaves forming many underwater floating leaves
    moderate
    medium
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Rosette
    • Size - Sizes of plants range from 1 inch to 20 inches
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 5 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 73°-83°F
    • Placement - Midground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Nov 30, 2017
  15. Elatine triandra

    Elatine triandra is a nice foreground plant that's hard to obtained due to difficulty in shipping
    fast
    high
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Stem, rhizome or creeping stem
    • Size - Height: 1-2+ cm
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 20 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 10 to 28 °C (tolerance), 18 to 24 °C (Optimum)
    • Placement - Foreground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Dec 16, 2017
  16. Eleocharis vivipara

    Eleocharis vivipar is a beautiful tall hairgrass that's often used in Mr. Amano's Nature Aquariums.
    moderate
    medium
    easy
    • Plant Type - Rosette
    • Size - 20 - 25 cm (7.87 - 9.84 inch)
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 20 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 22 - 26 °C (71.6 - 78.8°F)
    • Placement - Midground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Dec 16, 2017
  17. ERIOCAULON SP. "GOAIS"

    Eriocaulon sp. "Goias" is a rare exotic plant from Brazil, Goias.
    slow
    high
    hard
    • Plant Type - Stem
    • Size - Size: 1 plant
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 25 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 20 to 28 °C
    • Placement - Midground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Dec 28, 2017
  18. Hydrocotyle tripartita

    Hydrocotyle Tripartita 'mini' is a new foreground carpet plant from the Australian swamps
    fast
    high
    easy
    • Plant Type - Stem
    • Size - Height: 3 to 3+ cm
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 10 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 64–82°F (18-28°C)
    • Placement - Foreground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Dec 16, 2017
  19. Hygrophila Araguaia

    Hygrophila Araguaia has submersed leaves very narrow, reddish-brown, uncommon appearance.
    moderate
    medium
    moderate
    • Plant Type - Stem
    • Size - Height: 10-20 cm
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 20 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 18 - 30°C
    • Placement - Midground
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Dec 28, 2017
  20. Ludwigia Pantanal

    This is a very rare and beautiful stem plant.
    fast
    high
    expert
    • Plant Type - Stem
    • Size - Height: 20-30+ cm
    • Carbon Dioxide (CO2) - 20 to 40 mg/l
    • Temperature - 18 to 30 °C / 24 to 28 °C (Optimum)
    • Placement - Background
    0/5, 0 ratings
    Updated:
    Dec 24, 2017