Bacopa caroliniana

Bacopa caroliniana (family Scrophulariaceae) is a North American species. It is a fairly easy plant to grow with no special requirements. If grown in bright light the plant will develop a red-brown colouring. Grown emersed the plant flowers easily with bright blue flowers. In the aquarium the plant should be planted in groups to get the best effect. Bacopa caroliniana can be propagated easily by cuttings but the flowers do not seem to set seed easily. In an open aquarium the plants will grow through the surface easily.

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