Anubias gigantea

Florida Aquatic Nurseries grows the species Anubias gigantea. This Anubias species lives up to its name and can reach a very large size. Anubias gigantea is not as common as some of the other types of Anubias, but can be stunning in large aquariums or terrariums.

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

Common Name:      Anubias gigantea

Family Name:            Araceae

Native To:                  Africa

Lighting:                     Low - Medium

Requirements:           Easy, beginner plant                     

Growth Form:             Spreading rhizome

Growth Rate:              Slow

True Aquatic:              Yes

Placement in Tank:    Background

Available As:               Bare root