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