Ludwigia Ovalis

Plant Profile

Common Name: Ludwigia ovalis
Family: Onagraceae
Genus: Ludwigia
Origins: Asia – Japan, China and Taiwan
Difficulty: Moderate
Lighting:  Moderate
Plant Structure: Stem
Growth Rate: Fast
Placement: Mid-ground
Requirements: Temps 22-28 °C, 6.0-7.0, Medium (GH = 9-13 dH)

Beyond the rounded short leaves, another differentiator from other Ludwigia is its angled stem growth.


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