Hygrophila sp. Araguaia has compact, tight-sitting leaves and grows branches easily. Pinching of the stems maintains a bushy look. The plant is reddish brown to purple in colour and is promoted by good growth conditions. The growth rate is average for a Hygrophila. Creeping results from high light when submersed.
Light Needs: Moderate-High
Region: South America by Araguia river
Size: stem width 3 inches
Growth Rate: Moderate
Use: Great foreground plant for large tanks. In a nano aquarium, the long leaves make this better positioned in the midground.