Anubias barteri var. 'barteri'

Anubias barteri var. 'barteri' is very easy to grow aquarium plant because of its undemanding characteristics. Like Anubias barteri var. 'nana' and Anubias barteri var. 'broad leaf' Anubias barteri var 'barteri' is one of the best aquarium plants for beginners. Anubias barteri can be used in terrariums or Cichlid tanks.  Anubias barteri's ability to tolerate a wide range of aquatic enviornments makes it suitable for all aquarium settings.

The rhizome must be kept above the substrate surface or it can rot. Only the white roots should be buried.  

Common Name:      Anubias barteri

Family Name:            Araceae

Native To:                  West Africa

Lighting:                     Low - Medium

Requirements:           Easy, beginner plant                     

Growth Form:             Spreading rhizome

Growth Rate:              Slow

True Aquatic:              Yes

Placement in Tank:    Midground

Available As:               Bare root, Potted, Tissue Culture