Common Name: Wisteria Family Name: Acanthaceae Native To: Southeast Asia Lighting: Medium - High pH: 5.5 - 8 Growth Demands: Easy Growth Form: Stem Growth Rate: Fast True Aquatic: Yes Placement in Tank: Background Available As: Bunch Plant, Potted
Hygrophila difformis is a popular aquarium plant that has been in the trade for some time and is often sold under the name Wisteria. Hygrophila difformis has a very intricate leaf structure and a bright green color that makes it an attractive aquarium plant for background areas. Plant the stems in the substrate and remember to trim as needed. Emersed leaves of Hygrophila difformis take on a completely different appearance being smaller and round without any pinnate structures.
*grown emmersed. Please note the appearance will change once planted underwater.