Crinum calamistratum

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Crinum calamistratum from West Africa is a very graceful bulbous plant with dark-green, very narrow leaves. The curly leaves becomes 40-120 cm long. It forms smaller bulbs than the other Crinum-species, and requires less light. In the aquarium plants that are thriving form a number of small bulbs. It is not eaten by herbivorous fish. It can also be used in brackish aquariums with low salt concentrations.

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Type: Bulb/onion
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Origin: Africa
Difficulty: Easy
Growth Rate: Slow
Maximum Height: 20 - 30+
Aquarium Area: Background
Temperature: 25-27
Light: Low
CO2 Demand: Low

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