Bacopa caroliniana

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Bacopa caroliniana

Scrophulariaceae

North America

Low - High

6 - 8                       

Easy

Stem Plant

Fast

Yes

Mid - Background

Bunch Plant

Description:

Bacopa caroliniana is a very undemanding aquatic plant and makes a great choice for beginners.  Bacopa caroliniana can tolerate a wide variety of aquarium conditions from low to high lighting and varying pH's.  Bacopa caroliniana has large, full, green leaves that help to add a different texture in the aquarium.  Use Bacopa caroliniana as a background plant or keep some stems trimmed back in the midground area of the planted aquarium.  Remember when you trim the stem plants in your aquarium, the cuttings can be replanted to make additional clusters.  Bacopa caroliniana is a native aquatic plant to the United States.

 

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