Italian Vallisneria Spiralis | Potted
Vallisneria Spiralis, also known as straight Vallisneria, is one of the best known and most popular aquatic plants in the hobby. The plant produces lovely ribbon-like leaves which may grow up to 24 inches in length.
Care Guide for Italian Vallisneria Spiralis
Vallisneria Spiralis is very adaptable and can be kept in a wide range of aquarium conditions, including coldwater aquariums. It's a good plant for beginners and new setups because of its rapid growth. The plant does particularly well in hard water, and it does not require strong light.
- Minimum Lighting Required: Moderate
- Temperature Range: 70-82°F
- Tank Placement: Background
Because Vallisneria can grow tall, the best placement of V. Spiralis in your aquarium is in the background or around the corners/edges of the aquarium. If provided with good conditions, this plant is a fast grower and will produce many new plants from runners.
Plants at Modern Aquarium
At Modern Aquarium, our goal is to always bring you healthy and beautiful plants in every order. While the photos on our website are just examples of what you will receive, we do examine each plant in person before shipping it to you. If you have any questions about what to expect from your order, how to plant your new plants, or the best starter plants for your tank, reach out to us any time!