Anubias barteri 'angustifolia'
Anubias barteri var. angustifolia was previously sold incorrectly as Anubias lanceolata. Anubias barteri 'angustifolia' is very easy to grow in an aquarium and this Anubias has long slender leaves that give it an especially graceful appearance. Anubias barteri 'angustifolia' as an aquarium plant is an excellent choice for beginners. Anubias barteri var. angustifolia is also an excellent choice for planted cichlid tanks because of its tough leaves.
The rhizome must be kept above the substrate surface or it can rot. Only the white roots should be buried.
Common Name: Anubias lanceolata
Family Name: Araceae
Native To: Africa
Lighting: Low - Medium
Requirements: Easy beginner plant
Growth Form: Rhizome
Growth Rate: Slow
True Aquatic: Yes
Placement in Tank: Mid to Background, depending on tank size
Available As: Bare root and potted