Bucephalandra Broad Leaf

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Here's a summary of parameters for Bucephalandra Broad Leaf:

  • Scientific Name: Bucephalandra sp.
  • Water Temperature: 72-82°F (22-28°C)
  • pH Level: 6.0-7.5
  • Water Hardness: Soft to moderately hard (2-15 dGH)
  • Lighting: Moderate to high lighting levels are recommended. Provide 8-10 hours of light per day for healthy growth.
  • CO2 Requirement: While not strictly necessary, CO2 supplementation can promote faster and more robust growth, especially in high-light setups.
  • Substrate: Bucephalandra Broad Leaf can thrive in a variety of substrates, including gravel, sand, or planted tank substrate. Adding root tabs or liquid fertilizers can benefit growth.
  • Propagation: Propagated by dividing the rhizome. Simply separate healthy sections of the rhizome with leaves and roots and attach them to driftwood or rocks using fishing line or glue.
  • Care Level: Easy to moderate. Bucephalandra Broad Leaf is a slow-growing plant that requires little maintenance once established. Remove any dead or decaying leaves to maintain water quality.
  • Special Considerations: This plant is known for its hardy and adaptable nature. It prefers low to moderate water flow and can benefit from occasional fertilization to promote lush growth and vibrant colors.

By maintaining these parameters and providing suitable conditions, Bucephalandra Broad Leaf can thrive and add a touch of lush greenery to your aquarium.

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