Aquarium Plants Diseases and Their Control Measures

Like any other living organisms, aquarium plants become susceptible to disease. In aquarium condition, diseases may occur due to many reasons such as inappropriate maintenance of aquarium, improper supply of nutrient substrates; lack of lighting, composition of water, its temperature etc lead to diseases of plants. To make your aquarium plants disease free, it is … Read more

Cabomba Caroliniana And Its Care Info

Cabomba caroliniana is a very popular aquarium plant due to its attractive flowers and finely dissected leaves. It is highly adjustable submersed freshwater perennial plant which is widespread used and traded in the aquatic industry as an attractive aquarium plants.  It is rooted plant with short, fragile rhizomes but sometimes it is found as floating … Read more

Madagascar Lace Plant : Aponogeton madagascariensis

Madagascar lace plant (Aponogeton madagascariensis) is a well-known ornamental plant among the aquarium enthusiasts due to its unique lace-like greenish leaves and hardiness. It is an aquatic monocotyledonous perennial plant which belongs to the Aponogetonaceae family under order Alismatales.  It (Aponogeton madagascariensis) was discovered by Dutch Amateur Botanist Heinrich Wilhelm Eduard van Bruggen in 1968. … Read more

Role of Live Aquarium Plants

Aquarium plants are a necessary element of any aquarium. The artistic appearance of the aquarium relies upon on its population together with distinct species of fish, snails, turtles and other animals. Besides these, live plants play a great role for the aquarium, which make the artificial environment to the natural one. Types of Aquarium Plants … Read more

Ammannia Gracilis Info and Care

Ammannia gracilis is a very attractive and popular aquarium plant among the aquarium enthusiasts due to its brilliant coloration, hardiness and relatively less troublesome growing requirements. It is also known as Red ammannia, Large ammannia, Delicate ammania and Pink ammannia. It was first introduced into the hobby by aquarist P.J. Bussink. Systematic Position Kingdom: Plantae … Read more

Dwarf Baby Tears Caresheet

Dwarf Baby Tears (Hemianthus callitrichoides) is a very popular aquarium plant among the pet fish keepers due to its greenish coloration and hardiness. It belongs to the family Scrophulariaceae under order Lamiales. It was described in aquaristic literature for the first time in 2003 by Holger WindelÃ. Systematic Position Kingdom: Plantae Phylum: Angiospermae  Class: Dicotyledonae  … Read more