Cryptocoryne wendtii (green)

Cryptocoryne wendtii green (family Araceae) is from Asia. This is one of the many varieties of Cryptocoryne wendtii and even this species varies depending on the conditions it is grown in. if this plant is grown emersed it flowers and sets seed easily. These seeds germinate well in the aquarium and small colonies can be grown with this easy plant. Like other Cryptocoryne species these plants are also susceptible to the so-called Cryptocoryne rot which could be caused by too much iron in the water or large amounts of CO2