Bucephalandra - Centipede

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1 portion - 2 rhizome bunch. 8-10 leaves. 1-2" Tall

Bucephalandra "Centipede" - Nature's Elegance in Your Aquarium

Delight in the graceful beauty of Bucephalandra "Centipede," an exquisite aquatic plant that adds a touch of natural elegance to your aquarium. With its slender, elongated leaves and unique centipede-like appearance, this plant is sure to captivate the eyes of all who behold it.

Key Features of Bucephalandra "Centipede":

  1. Elongated, Slender Leaves: "Centipede" showcases elongated leaves that resemble the graceful legs of a centipede. This unique leaf shape adds a sense of movement and elegance to your aquascape.

  2. Rich Green Coloration: The plant boasts a lush, vibrant green color that brings a refreshing and lively element to your tank. The deep hue creates a soothing and natural ambiance.

  3. Distinctive Centipede-Like Appearance: True to its name, "Centipede" exhibits a striking resemblance to the segmented body of a centipede. The arrangement of leaves along the rhizome adds a fascinating visual appeal.

  4. Compact Growth: With its compact growth habit, "Centipede" is perfect for foreground or midground planting. It forms dense clusters of leaves, creating a lush and verdant carpet effect.

  5. Low-Maintenance Wonder: Bucephalandra plants are known for their hardiness and ease of care, and "Centipede" is no exception. It thrives in a variety of water conditions and requires minimal maintenance.

How to Care for Bucephalandra "Centipede":

  • Lighting: Provide low to medium lighting levels to maintain healthy growth and vibrant colors. LED lights are recommended for optimal results.

  • CO2: While not mandatory, CO2 supplementation can promote faster growth and more robust foliage. "Centipede" can thrive without CO2 injection as well.

  • Substrate:none. Do not bury rhizomes in soil. Glue or tie to rock/wood

  • Water Conditions: Maintain stable parameters with temperatures around 72-78°F (22-26°C) and a slightly acidic to neutral pH of 6.0-7.5.

  • Propagation: Propagate "Centipede" by dividing the rhizome. Simply separate the plant into smaller sections, each with roots and leaves, and replant in the substrate.

Embrace the Elegance of Bucephalandra "Centipede":

Bucephalandra "Centipede" is more than just a plant—it's a symbol of nature's elegance and beauty in your aquarium. Let its slender leaves and distinctive appearance transform your aquascape into a tranquil and captivating underwater oasis.

Experience the grace of Bucephalandra "Centipede" in your tank today. Order yours now and discover the enchanting world of aquatic elegance!


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