Hygrophila corymbosa ‘Siamensis 53B’ is a variety of Hygrophila corymbosa ‘Siamensis’. This Hygrophila ‘Siamensis 53B’ forms an incredible amount of side shoots and becomes bushy relatively rapidly. Stems becomes 15-40 cm tall and 7-12 cm wide. Its beautiful bright green leaves are narrower than the regular ‘Siamensis’ and it can achieve red-brown leaves in good light conditions. An undemanding, fast growing plant that must be pruned frequently to maintain a bushy growth.
Tropica 1-2-Grow plants are very young plants cultivated and delivered directly from Tropica’s laboratory. The plants are guaranteed to be free from snails, algae and pesticides and therefore are totally harmless for sensitive shrimp and fish.
Origin: Asia – Country or continent where a plant is the most common. Cultivars arise or are bred in cultivation.
Growth rate: Medium – Growth rate of the plant compared to other aquatic plants.
Height: 15 – 30+ – Average height (cm) of the plant after two months in the tank.
Light demand: Low – The average or medium light demand of an aquarium plant is 0,5 W/L.
CO2 : Low – A medium need in CO2 is 6-14 mg/L. A high demand in CO2 is approx. 15-25 mg/L.