Anubias barteri var. nana


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Coconuts are becoming increasingly popular amongst aquarium enthusiasts both for their practicality and aesthetics.

Anubias barteri nana is one of the easiest plants to grow which is why we paired it with our sustainable coconut. It originates from Cameroon and will reach 5-10 cm height. The rhizome will be 10-15 cm or more. It grows slowly, and the leaves survive for several years. It flowers frequently under water. It is not eaten by herbivorous fish. Anubias barteri var. nana is a small, attractive plant which thrives in all conditions.


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 - 15+
Average height (cm) of the plant after two months in the tank.
Light demand:Low
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.