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Water Wisteria - Hygrophila difformis

Water Wisteria - Hygrophila difformis

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About Water Wisteria

Water Wisteria (Hygrophila difformis) is a popular freshwater aquarium plant that is native to India, where it grows in marshes and swamps. It is a fast-growing stem plant that can add beauty to your aquarium. 

Water Wisteria  can grow up to 20 inches tall, and it can spread out in your aquarium to create a beautiful green background. It can be planted in the substrate or used as a floating plant. It's wide leaves also offer a great refuge for shrimp or fish fry as well as cover for skittish fish.  

Overall, Water Wisteria is a great plant for any freshwater aquarium. It is easy to care for, and it adds beauty to your aquarium. It is perfect for beginners who are looking for an undemanding plant. Shop now and buy Water Wisteria - Hygrophila difformis for your aquarium!

Care Instructions

  • pH -  6.0 - 8.0

  • Temperature - 68°F - 82°F

  • Water Hardness - 2 - 8 gH°
  • Lighting - moderate 5000K - 7000K Full-spectrum LED lighting (10 - 12 hours)

  • Placement / Height - Midground or Background / can grow up to 20" without trimming; can also float or be used as a carpeting plant if given enough nutrients in water column

  • Propagation - cutting of stem 

  • CO2 - Not needed but will benefit
  • Fertilizers - Not needed but will benefit, use root tabs if planting in non-nutrient rich substrate
  • Substrate - Doesn't matter what kind of substrate, but grows best in quality, nutrient rich substrate (I use UNS Controsoil) 


All our plants and creatures come with the Great Wave Guarantee (shipping free with upgrade to priority shipping; all other replacements will be sent at buyers cost) that the products will arrive alive and healthy and if not they will be replaced free of charge! Contact us for more details! 

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