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Background Aquarium Plants

Background aquarium plants are large and in charge. Aquarium plants that grow large, height wise are chosen for background aquarium plants. These plants help to fill in your aquascape and add a feeling of fullness to a planted aquarium. Choose from a large selection of aquatic stem plants and more.

  • Egeria Densa
    Egeria Densa
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    Egeria Densa

    Common Name: Brazillian Waterweed, Large-flowered Waterweed  Egeria Densa also known as Anacharis is one of the easiest aquatic plants to keep and ...

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  • Crinum Calamistratum
    Crinum Calamistratum
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    Crinum Calamistratum

    Crinum Calamistratum is an interesting bulbaceous plant that originates from Central Africa. This is a unique plant that can be characterized by th...

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  • Mayaca Fluviatilis
    Mayaca Fluviatilis
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    Mayaca Fluviatilis

    Mayaca Fluviatilis Mayaca Fluviatilis is a bushy stem plant that sort of resembles a cross between Rotala Wallichi and Cabomba.  It can be found ...

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  • Rotala sp. Araguaia Red Cross
    Rotala sp. Araguaia Red Cross
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    Rotala sp. Araguaia Red Cross

    Common Name: Rotala red cross Rotala Red Cross is a new, rare plant in the hobby that makes a delicate and dramatic back or mid-ground accent. This...

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  • Najas Indica
    Najas Indica
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    Najas Indica

    Najas Indica "Guppy Grass" Najas is one of the easiest aquarium plants to grow.  It can be left floating or grown like a stem plant by burying the ...

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  • Limnophila Aromatica
    Limnophila Aromatica
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    Limnophila Aromatica

    Limnophila Aromatica Limnophila Aromatica is a beautiful plant perennial plant that can display a wide array of different colors ranging from green...

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  • Limnophila Heterophylla
    Limnophila Heterophylla
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    Limnophila Heterophylla

    Limnophila Heterophylla This is an easy stem plant that can grow under a wide range of aquarium conditions.  Its one of our favorite stem plants he...

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  • Proserpinaca Palustris
    Proserpinaca Palustris
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    Proserpinaca Palustris

    Common Name: Mermaid Weed, Marsh Mermaid Weed This is a unique stem plant with saw-toothed edges on the leaves.  Colors can range from a bright sol...

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  • Crinum Thaianum
    Crinum Thaianum
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    Crinum Thaianum

    Common Name: Thai Onion Plant Thai onion plant, as its name suggests, looks like an onion bulb with green foliage growing from the top. The long gr...

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  • Hygrophila Pinnatifida
    Hygrophila Pinnatifida
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    Hygrophila Pinnatifida

    Common name: Hygrophila Pinnatifida Hygrophila Pinnatifida is a unique plant that originates from India.  The leaves can range from brown, purple, ...

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  • Didiplis Diandra - Buce Plant
    Didiplis Diandra - Buce Plant
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    Didiplis Diandra

    Common Name: Peplis Diandra Didiplis diandra is a stem plant which can be found growing in lakes and streams throughout the states.  Its a beautifu...

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  • Lindernia Rotundifolia
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    Lindernia Rotundifolia

    Common Name: Baby Tears Lindernia Rotundifolia is a bright green stem plant originating from Asia.  It is a fast growing plant that can be consider...

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  • Anubias Short and Sharp
    Anubias Short and Sharp
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    Anubias Short and Sharp

    Common Name: Anubias Short and Sharp Anubias Short and Sharp is an uncommon variant of Anubias characterized by the short and slender leaves. It is...

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  • Ludwigia Arcuata
    Ludwigia Arcuata
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    Ludwigia Arcuata

    Common Name: Needle Leaf Ludwigia Needle leaf ludwigia is a beautiful plant with delicate green and red leaves. This is an easy plant to keep that ...

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  • Ludwigia Inclinata - Buce Plant
    Ludwigia Inclinata
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    Ludwigia Inclinata

    Common Name: Ludwigia Inclinata Ludwigia Inclinata is a beautiful plant with exceptional gold and red leaves that make a dramatic contrast to the u...

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  • Ludwigia Natans Super Red
    Ludwigia Natans Super Red
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    Ludwigia Natans Super Red

    Common Name: Super Red Ludwigia Ludwigia super red is an easy plant to keep that adds movement and dimension to the mid- or background of the aquar...

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  • Ludwigia Sedioides
    Ludwigia Sedioides
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    Ludwigia Sedioides

    Common Name: Mosaic Plant, False Loosestrife, Ludwigia Sedioides The mosaic plant is truly one-of-a-kind. Mosaic plants fit their name well, as the...

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  • Ammania Senegalensis
    Ammania Senegalensis
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    Ammania Senegalensis

    Common Name: Copper Leaf Ammania Ammania Senegalensis is a new plant to the hobby whose red leaves make a captivating fore or mid-ground contrast t...

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  • Alternanthera Reineckii
    Alternanthera Reineckii
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    Alternanthera Reineckii

    Common Name: AR Alternanthera Reineckii is a popular choice for beginners due to the fact that its pretty easy to grow. Most red stem plants can pr...

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  • Alternanthera Bettzickiana Red
    Alternanthera Bettzickiana Red
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    Alternanthera Bettzickiana Red

    Common Name: Alternanthera Bettzickiana Red Alternanthera Bettzickiana is a popular choice for beginners due to the fact that it's pretty easy to g...

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  • Cabomba Aquatica
    Cabomba Aquatica
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    Cabomba Aquatica

    Common Name: Fanwort, Giant Cabomba Cabomba Aquatica is one of the most popular types of Cabomba available in the aquarium trade.   It is an easy s...

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  • Eusteralis Stellata / Pogostemon Stellatus
    Eusteralis Stellata / Pogostemon Stellatus
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    Eusteralis Stellata / Pogostemon Stellatus

    Common Name: Pogostemon Stellata, Pogostemon Stellatus OctopusPhotos show emersed form vs. submerged form! Pogostemon Stellatus  is a beautiful pla...

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  • Heteranthera Zosterifolia
    Heteranthera Zosterifolia
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    Heteranthera Zosterifolia

    Common Name: Stargrass Heteranthera Zosterifolia is a marsh plant originating from Brazil.  It is commonly referred to as Stargrass due to its shar...

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  • Water Wisteria/Hygrophila Difformis
    Water Wisteria/Hygrophila Difformis
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    Water Wisteria/Hygrophila Difformis

    Common Name: Water Wisteria, Water Sprite Wisteria is a popular, fast-growing stem plant that is extremely easy to care for and suitable for beginn...

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