Anubias barteri var. nana ’Pinto’


Layouts containing this plant


Anubias 'Pinto' is an exquisite selected cultivar of Anubias barteri. Its leaves, measuring 3-6 cm, showcase captivating patterns of white, light green, and dark green. These patterns can vary depending on the environment, and under certain conditions, the plant may develop entirely dark green leaves. Achieving the perfect balance of light is crucial as good lighting enhances the white patterns, but excessive light can lead to damage and algae issues.

With slow growth, Anubias 'Pinto' is a plant that demands patience. It can be beautifully incorporated into aquascapes by attaching it to rocks or wood in the aquarium. However, it is essential to remember never to cover the rhizome, as this can result in rotting and the plant's demise.

Unveil the enchanting allure of Anubias 'Pinto' as it adorns your aquascape with its captivating blend of colors and intricate leaf patterns. Strike the perfect balance of lighting, and watch as this cultivar flourishes, becoming the centerpiece of your aquatic paradise.


Plant info

Type: Rhizomatous
Country or continent where a plant is the most common. Cultivars arise or are bred in cultivation.
Growth rate:Slow
Growth rate of the plant compared to other aquatic plants.
Height: - 5+
Average height (cm) of the plant after two months in the tank.
Light demand:Medium
The average or medium light demand of an aquarium plant is 0,5 W/L.
CO2 :Low
A medium need in CO2 is 6-14 mg/L. A high demand in CO2 is approx. 15-25 mg/L.