Bucephalandra sp. 'Supreme Helena 2013 ' [Submersed]
Bucephalandra sp. 'Supreme Helena 2013' [Submersed]
Bucephalandra sp. 'Supreme Helena 2013' being a member of the 'Helena' family, features extraordinary colors and its broad leaves. Their leaves are thick so putting them in the center of the tank where the light is intense would be a brilliant decision. Its leaves are more rounded and have a much better metallic shade compared to regular sp. 'Helena 2013'
Giving them enough time and space, the bucephalandra .sp 'Supreme Helena 2013' can build up nice-shaped clumps. It is also one of the most popular species that hobbyists would use for aquascaping or single-species aquariums.
It is the Best Selling and Most Recommended bucephalandra species, suitable for both experienced hobbyists and novices.
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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