Vallisneria Americana – Unpotted
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Vallisneria Americana – Unpotted Imported Plants from Singapore/Thailand

Vallisneria americana var. americana is a graceful and captivating aquatic plant that will enhance the beauty of your freshwater aquarium. With its long, slender leaves and vibrant green color, Vallisneria americana var. americana adds a touch of elegance and natural charm to any aquascape. Elevate your underwater world with this extraordinary plant and create a stunning aquatic masterpiece.

Care Guide: Vallisneria americana var. americana requires specific care to thrive and showcase its full splendor. Follow these guidelines to provide the optimal conditions for its health and growth:

Lighting: Vallisneria americana var. americana thrives in moderate to high lighting conditions. Adequate light is essential for its lush growth and to maintain vibrant green coloration. Utilize full-spectrum LED or fluorescent lights for 10-12 hours a day.

Water Parameters: Vallisneria americana var. americana prefers slightly alkaline to neutral water conditions. Aim for a pH range of 7.0-8.0. The water temperature should be kept between 72-82°F (22-28°C). Regular water changes and a reliable filtration system are essential to maintain excellent water quality.

Substrate and Planting: Plant Vallisneria americana var. americana in a nutrient-rich substrate, such as aquarium soil or fine gravel. The plant has a robust root system, so ensure it is planted securely to avoid uprooting. Plant the individual runners or rhizomes, leaving enough space between each plant to allow for proper growth.

CO2 Supplementation: While not always necessary, providing carbon dioxide (CO2) supplementation can enhance the growth and coloration of Vallisneria americana var. americana. CO2 injection can be done using a CO2 system or through the use of liquid carbon supplements.

Water Flow: Moderate water flow is suitable for Vallisneria americana var. americana. Ensure sufficient water movement to distribute nutrients and oxygen, but avoid strong currents that may damage the delicate leaves.

Fertilization: Regularly fertilize Vallisneria americana var. americana to provide essential nutrients. Liquid fertilizers formulated for aquatic plants are suitable. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for dosing to avoid nutrient imbalances.

Maintenance: Vallisneria americana var. americana is a relatively low-maintenance plant. However, regularly remove any debris or algae from the plant’s leaves to maintain its appearance and health. Trim or prune the leaves as necessary to control its growth and maintain the desired appearance.

Compatibility: Vallisneria americana var. americana is a versatile plant that can be kept in various aquarium setups. It is compatible with most peaceful freshwater fish species. It can be used as a background or mid-ground plant, adding height and visual interest to your aquascape.

Experience the elegance of Vallisneria americana var. americana in your aquarium. Order now and enjoy the long, slender leaves and captivating presence of this exceptional plant. Whether you’re a seasoned aquarist or a beginner, Vallisneria americana var. americana is sure to become a cherished addition to your freshwater aquarium, providing endless fascination and enjoyment.

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