Common Name: Crinum natans Family Name: Amaryllidaceae Native To: West Africa Lighting: Medium pH: 6 - 8 Growth Demands: Easy Growth Form: Bulb Growth Rate: Slow True Aquatic: Yes Placement in Tank: Midground Available As: Bare Root
Crinum natans has long flowing leaves with undulating margins. Crinum natans is best used as a centerpiece in the planted aquarium to show off its decorative assets. In nature Crinum natans lives through wet and dry periods with its bulb storing energy for the difficult times. Large white flowers adorn Crinum natans while emersed and sometimes even while submerged.