Commonly known as the lattice leaf plant, Aponogeton Madagascar has distinct lace-like leaves that give it a unique and delicate appearance. Bright green leaves undulate horizontally in the water as they grow up to 26” in length. At Modern Aquarium, we offer several sizes of the lattice leaf plant including:
Find the perfect option for you depending on the size of your tank and whether you’d prefer to grow it from a bulb or have a fully grown specimen.
Basic Care for the Aponogeton Madagascar
This plant requires some special care to prevent algae growth on its leaves. Good water movement, good filtration, and some algae-eating fish or snails are an ideal choice to keep this plant in best shape. Basic care details include:
- Minimum Lighting Required: Moderate
- Temperature Range: 68-75°F
- Tank Placement: Midground or Background
While this plant may grow faster under high lighting, we recommend moderate lighting to reduce algae growth.
Plants from Modern Aquarium
Like all our other plants, the Aponogeton Madagascar variety is cared for and shipped from a nursery location in Florida. All the images provided of our lattice leaf aquarium plants are of the specimen grown in the nursery from which we ship our plants. There may be some variation between the photo and the plant you receive, however, you can still expect a healthy, high-quality specimen upon arrival.
If you have any questions about this plant or any other in our collection, reach out to our team today! If you’ve already added this product to your cart, keep in mind we offer free shipping on any order over $50.
Incredible plant!!! Came in amazing health with colors I wasn’t expecting! Reds and greens...tons of leaves already!