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Rotala Indica (erroneous - Ammania Sp Bonsai)

Plant Type

Stem Plant

Growth Difficulty

Intermediate / Medium

Plant Height

10-20cm (3.9-7.9 Inches) High

Plant Width

0-10cm (0-3.9 Inches) Wide

Plant Position / Usage

Foreground

Co2 Requirements

Yes (High light) (30+PPM)

Growth Rate

Medium

Light Requirements

High Light (50+ PAR)

Temperature Tolerance

62 - 84°F (Fahrenheit)

PH Range

5 - 8 pH

Carbonate Hardness

0 - 14 °KH (dKH)

Can Be Grown Emmersed?

Yes

Order

Myrtales

Family

Lythraceae

Genus

Rotala



  • Common Names - Synonyms:
    Erroneous - Ammania sp bonsai
    Indian toothcup
    Rotala 'Bonsai'
    Origin - Distribution:
    • Asia
    Rotala indica 'Bonsai' is best described as a compact, moderate growing version of Bacopa caroliniana.
    Plant it in small groups and trim it often. Cuttings may be re-planted in the group to achieve a more dense group or carpet.

    At high light the tip of the stems may become reddish, at lower light the leaves will become larger and the plant less compact.
    Rotala indica is particularly suitable for nano-aquariums.
  • Location:
    India

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