Ludwigia repens originates from the tropical waters of North and Central America and Caribbean islands. This beautiful freshwater aquarium plant has the characteristic two-toned color of the leaf - olive green and reddish-brown. Stems from 20-50 cm and 4-6 cm wide. It provides a great colour contrast to the green shades in the aquarium. Plant in large groups to enhance the decorative effect and prune regularly to encourage bushy growth.
This aquatic plant's unique appearance is characterized by the striking dark red leaves and stalk that adds to the decorative appeal of the aquarium. The stems grow between 20 and 50 cm long, and 4-6 cm wide.
It serves as a great plant for aqua-scape when used as a midground or background plant in aquariums.
Water temperature conditions for optimum growth of Ludwigia repens range between 17 and 28 degrees Celsius.