Anubias barteri var. 'nana Narrow Leaf'

Florida Aquatic Nurseries grows a lovely narrow leafed form of Anubias barteri var. nana. Anubias barteri var nana 'Narrow Leaf' is an excellent aquatic aquarium plant. Anubias barteri var nana 'Narrow Leaf' is similar to the normal type of Anubias barteri 'nana', but differs in that the leaves are narrower and the plant is much more compact.  This is a great Anubias for a mid to foreground setting that requires heavy planting.  Anubias barteri nana 'Narrow Leaf' will hold up to cichlids and other tough settings.

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

Common Name:      Anubias nana narrow leaf

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:    Fore to Midground

Available As:               Bare root, potted or on driftwood