Ammania Gracilis

Ammania Gracilis

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Description: Ammania Gracilis is one of the larger stem plants at AquaLabs, with a very thick stem and large wavy leaves. Depending on the conditions it is grown in, its colour can range from a light orange to dark red. Generally, more intense lighting and nitrate limitation will bring our deeper red colours.

Difficulty: As with all aquarium plants, Co2 injection and appropriate fertilisation are recommended for optimal health and growth. Ammania gracilis is considered a 'moderate' difficulty aquarium plant. It can grow without Co2. But stronger lighting is recommended for the best appearance.

Emersed Growth: Ammania is easy to grow in an emersed state and converts easily to a submersed form.

If you are unsure of the difference between emersed and submersed growth you can visit our blog post here. This is a short article written by us that is easy to understand for beginners in planted aquariums.

Quick Guide: 

  • Temperature: 13 - 28°C
  • pH: 5.0 - 7.6
  • Growth Rate: Medium
  • Lighting Requirements: Medium - High
  • Co2 Injection: Not essential but recommended 
  • Origin: Africa, Asia, Central and South America

Sold as: 3 cuttings (emersed grown)