Brazilian Pennywort "Hydrocotyle luecocephala"
8" - 12"
Nuetral (6-8 pH), intermediate water hardness (6 to 12 dH)
A South/Central American plant species that naturally produces a white flower once it reaches the surface of wetlands
Dependent on the ability to root-feed, although it is possible to grow the plant while floating on the surface if enough nutrients are available thru-ought the water column
Will help reduce nitrate levels in the aquarium setting
Very adaptable to a variety of light intensities, as well as water hardness levels
Will produce optimal growth when bioavailable micro/macro nutrients are available
Will produce optimal growth with fertile substrate