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and it is, at the sam 23323m125x e tim 23323m125x e, the m 23323m125x ost com 23323m125x m 23323m125x on of the Anubias genus.
Several cultured hybrids exist, apart from 23323m125x naturally occurring varieties, and
it is com 23323m125x m 23323m125x only produced from 23323m125x tissue cultures. Anubias barteri var.
barteri anchors easily to rocks and roots in the aquarium 23323m125x and care
m 23323m125x ust be taken if it is planted directly into the sedim 23323m125x ent: always leave the
rhizom 23323m125x e on top of the sedim 23323m125x ent because it does not tolerate burial.
It is a very sturdy plant which thrives at low light only with a slower
growth rate. This variety of Anubias barteri is the m 23323m125x ost com 23323m125x m 23323m125x on after Anubias
barteri v. nana. The leaves of Anubias barteri are subject to
colonisation of algae because the leaves live very long (years). The heart
shaped dark green leaves offer a pleasant contrast to m 23323m125x ost stem 23323m125x plants. You
can greatly enhance the application of this plant - try to take a look at the
article Plants cultivated on stones and tree roots! See also
plants from 23323m125x Tropica Aquarium 23323m125x Plants.