Scientific name: Ceratophyllum demersum
Common name: Hornwort
Light requirements: Low
Aquarium niche: Backdrop
Care: Ceratophyllum demersum (Hornwort) is a very undemanding species that grows quickly which makes it the ideal plant to have in new aquariums until the water quality stabilize. This is due to Ceratophyllum demersum (Hornwort) good ability to absorb excess nutrients and thereby help avoid algae problems in young aquariums. Multiply buy shoots.
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