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Plant Type

Stem Plant

Growth Difficulty

Intermediate / Medium

Plant Height

10-20cm (3.9-7.9 Inches) High

Plant Width

Plant Position / Usage


Co2 Requirements

Recommended (Medium light)

Growth Rate

Light Requirements

Medium Light (35-50 PAR)

Temperature Tolerance

°F (Fahrenheit)

PH Range


Carbonate Hardness

°KH (dKH)

Can Be Grown Emmersed?








  • Common Names - Synonyms:
    Ammannia mauritiana S. A. Graham & Gandhi
    Lythrum triflorum L. f.
    Nesaea capitellata C. Presl
    Nesaea triflora (L. f.) Kunth
    Origin - Distribution:
    • Madagascan Islands
  • Islands of the Indian Ocean; origin of the aquarium population: Madagascar, Ambodimanga river north of Tamatave

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