Echinodorus angustifolia 'Vesuvius' derives its name from the curl of the leaves similarity to wisps of smoke off the top of Mount Vesuvius. This exciting new aquarium plant is fast growing and spreads easily by runners. For the aquarium hobbyist who has been looking for new varieties of Echinodorus, this will be an outstanding addition. Lighting conditions from low to high will work with the medium range being optimal in the aquarium.
Light Needs: Medium to strong
Size: Height: 10"
Growth Rate: Moderate
You are buying 1 rooted plant approx. 4+" tall that will have 5 or more leaves.
Plant the roots, Not the plant itself (where the green starts) in your substrate. Planting this plant too deep can cause it to melt. Adding a fertilizer tab a couple of inches from the roots is suggested.