Anubias species 'Short & Sharp'


Common Name: Anubias Short and Sharp

Family Name: Araceae

Origin: West Africa

Height: 3-5îî

pH: 6-7.5

Care: Easy

Light: Low

Co2: Not Required

Propagation: Separate by Rhizome

Growth rate:æSlow to Moderate

Anubias Short and Sharp is an uncommon variant of Anubias characterized by the short and slender leaves. æIt is extremely easy toægrow and can survive a wide range of water parameters. æThis is aæflowering plant that grows best when the rhizome is attached to a hard surface such as wood or stones. æThey have low to medium light requirements and can benefit from regular fertilization. æCO2 is not necessary but can promoteæfaster growth and more robust leaves. æSince its a slow grower, the leaves are susceptible to algae growth if placed under high lighting. This plant is suitable as a midground and background as the leaves can grow up to 6î long.

The plant can be attached directly onto driftwood, rocks or any aquarium decoration using thread or glue.æ Make sure to keep the rhizomes above your substrate or the plant can begin to rot.æ Propagation is easy and straightforward; simply cut or pull apart rhizomes to be replanted.