Barclaya

Barclaya is an attractive reddish brown plant. It's popular aquarium plant, and often used as a centerpiece for an aquarium. It flowers well in aquariums - even under water if the aquarium is so tall that the flower cannot reach the water surface.

Barclaya longifolia Barclaya longifolia RED
Barclaya longifolia Barclaya longifolia 'Red Form'

There are two forms one with green upper leaf another with red upper leaf. Requires high light and good fertilization of rootstock - especially the red leaf variety.

Description

pH range: 6.0 - 7.0
Temperature range: 22 - 28C
Water hardness: soft-hard
Propagation: By seed or from side shoots of rhizome.
Habitat: plant, MianmarPacking Type : Loose , Bundle , Pot