Ludwigia inclinata green

Common Name: Ludwigia inclinata “Green”
Family: Onagraceae
Genus: Ludwigia
Origins: Australia
Difficulty: Hard
Growth Rate: Fast
Placement: Mid-Background
Requirements:High light

Temp: 20-30 °C
Ph: 5.0-7.0

Ludwigia inclinata “Green” is native to South America and can be found growing emersed in marshes or submersed in fast-moving waters.

It is one of the most light demanding plants around. Without strong light, lower leaves will melt. It also prefers a rich, acidic substrate to thrive.

It grows fast and makes a distinctive midground to background plant with its attractive light green leaves.

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