Ludwigia Guinea (Ludwigia senegalensis)

Common Name: Ludwigia senegalensis
Family:  Onagraceae
Genus: Ludwigia
Origins: Western and Central Africa
Difficulty: Moderate
Lighting:  High to maintain color
Growth Rate: Fast
Placement: Midground
Requirements:

A beautiful red stem plant with profound red veins running through each leaf. It is not very difficult to grow but does need a stable environment with C02, NPK, TE.

Relatively fast grower and easy to propagate by trimming side shoots.

A view of its emersed form.

 

Related Posts
The Aquatic Plant Society
The Aquatic Plant Society is dedicated to promoting the science and aesthetic of the Planted Aquarium. We are committed to a responsible and environmentally conscious pursuit of the hobby, and invite all to share in and add to our knowledge.