Ludwigia palustris

Description

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This cosmopolitan stem plant turns red easier and is smaller than the well-known Ludwigia repens ’Rubin’.
Each stalk becomes 2-4 cm wide and 10-30 cm high. The plant willingly creates side shoots, but cutting increases the amount and leaves the plant even denser. The cut-off shoots can be replanted and they quickly generate new roots.
The plant becomes intensely red and grows better, when placed in light and with added CO2.

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Basic Info

Type: Stem
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Origin: Cosmopolitan
Difficulty: Easy
Growth Rate: Medium
Maximum Height: 10 - 30+
Aquarium Area: Background
Temperature: 25 - 27
Light: Low
CO2 Demand: Low

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