Common Name: Cryptocoryne wendtii 'brown' Family Name: Araceae Native To: Cultivar Lighting: Medium pH: 6 - 8 Growth Demands: Easy Growth Form: Rosette Growth Rate: Medium True Aquatic: Yes Placement in Tank: Midground Available As: Potted
Cryptocoryne wendtii 'Tropica' is a very vigorous Cryptocoryne that will grow equally well as an aquarium plant or as a terrarium plant. Cryptocoryne wendtii 'Tropica' was created by Tropica Nurseries in Denmark. Cryptocoryne wendtii 'bronze' as it is more commonly known in the US market has large bronze covered leaves with a hammered texture. Cryptocoryne wendtii 'bronze' is one of the easiest varieties to grow in the aquarium. A great plant for the beginner it will tolerate almost any condition from low to high light and does not need fertilizer or CO2. Cryptocoryne wendtii 'Tropica' will thrive under medium light and regular fertilizer applications.