Bucephalandra sp. 'Helena 2012' [Submersed]
Bucephalandra .sp 'Helena 2012' [Submersed]
Bucephalandra sp. 'Helena 2012' being a member of the 'Helena' family, features highly-dense bright spots and its dark purple color. Their leaves are thick so that putting them in the central of the tank where the light is intense would be a brilliant decision. Giving them enough time and space, the bucephalandra .sp 'Helena 2012' can build up nice-shaped clumps. It is also one of the most popular choices that hobbyists would use for aquascaping or single species aquariums.
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- This product is fully submersed and has the minimum risks of melting, curling, and dying. The biggest risk always comes from an unstable water system during the new tank setup.
- Each purchased portion comes with a planting fork, you can apply it to attach the bucephalandra on top of the aqua soil, please make sure all the roots are inside the soil. Do not bury the rhizome directly.
- Attaching bucephalandra to hardscape is less preferred but you can still maintain their beautiful colors with proper dosage of fertilizers.
- For more information about its care, please go to the Care Guide page.
Family Name: Araceae
Scientific Name: Bucephalandra
Leaf size: Medium to Large
pH: 6-8, optimal 6.5 to 7.5
Difficulty to color: Easy to color. Medium to get extreme.
Light: Low to High, optimal High
Growth rate: Slow