Echinodorus angustifolia 'Vesuvius' derives its name from the curl of the leaves similarity to wisps of smoke off the top of Mount Vesuvius. This exciting new aquarium plant is fast growing and spreads easily by runners. For the aquarium hobbyist who has been looking for new varieties of Echinodorus this will be an outstanding addition. Lighting conditions from low to high will work with the medium range being optimal in the aquarium.
Common Name: Echinodorus vesuvius Family Name: Alismataceae Native To: Cultivar Lighting: Medium - High pH: 6 - 8 Growth Demands: Moderate Growth Form: Rosette Growth Rate: Medium True Aquatic: Yes Placement in Tank: Mid - background Available As: Bare Root, Potted