Bolbitis Heudelotii

Bolbitis heudelotii

Common Name: Bolbitis
Family Name: Lomariopsidaceae
Native To: Africa
Lighting: Low - Medium
pH: 6 - 8
Growth Demands: Easy
Growth Form: Spreading Rhizome
Growth Rate: Slow
True Aquatic: Yes
Placement in Tank: Mid - Background
Available As: Bare Root, on a rock

Bolbitis heudelotii is an aquatic fern that works well as an aquarium plant.   Bolbitis heudelotii takes a wide range of conditions from low to high light.  Bolbitis heudelotii can be used in many places in the planted aquarium from attaching it to driftwood and rocks, to bare root planting in the substrate.  Bolbitis heudelotii is a native to Africa, but is cultivated in the USA at Florida Aquatic Nurseries.