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Low Tech Aquarium Plants

Here's a collection of low tech aquarium plants to help you get started on your tank. These aquatic plants are an easy start at your aquascaping adventure. They require little maintenance and you don't need to worry about all the external factors like lights, water changes, equipment, or substrate. These aquarium plants are perfect for beginners, but loved by aquascapers at all levels.

  • Cryptocoryne Balansae - Buce Plant
    Cryptocoryne Balansae - Buce Plant
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    Cryptocoryne Balansae

    Common Name: Balansae plant, Crypt Balansae Balansae plants are a popular choice for beginner and experienced aquarium hobbyists. These stem plants...

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  • Cryptocoryne Hudoroi - Buce Plant
    Cryptocoryne Hudoroi - Buce Plant
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    Cryptocoryne Hudoroi

    Common Name: Crypt Hudoroi Cryptocoryne Hudoroi is an uncommon crypt that makes a dramatic mid-ground accent. This stem plant produces wide, oblong...

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  • Vallisneria Spiralis
    Vallisneria Spiralis
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    Vallisneria Spiralis

    Common Name: Straight Vals Straight Vals are unique types of vals characterized by the straight vertical leaves. They act as the perfect backgroun...

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  • Dark Skeleton King - Buce Plant
    Bucephalandra Dark Skeleton King
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    Bucephalandra Dark Skeleton King

    Common Name: Bucephalandra Dark Skeleton King/Dark Achilles This is the dark variant of the Skeleton King AKA Dark Achilles.  This Buce is well-tit...

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  • Vallisneria Americana - BucePlant.com
    Vallisneria Americana - BucePlant.com
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    Vallisneria Americana

    Common Name: Jungle Val, Wild Celery, Tape Grass, Eel Grass Notes: Vallisneria are heavy root feeders and should be planted deeply in quality aqu...

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  • Cryptocoryne Sri Lanka
    Cryptocoryne Sri Lanka
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    Cryptocoryne Sri Lanka

    Common Name: Crypt. Sri Lanka Crypt. Sri Lanka is a less common type of crypt that comes from Sri Lanka as the name implies. As with all crypts, it...

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  • Vallisneria Torta
    Vallisneria Torta
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    Vallisneria Torta

    Common Name: Torta Vals Torta Vals are a common background plant, well recognized in the aquarium hobby. They act as the perfect background plants,...

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  • Vallisneria Contortionist (Corkscrew Vallisneria)
    Vallisneria Contortionist (Corkscrew Vallisneria)
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    Vallisneria Contortionist (Corkscrew Vallisneria)

    Common Name: Corkscrew Val Notes: Vallisneria are heavy root feeders and should be planted deeply in quality aquarium soil. Vallisneria grows ve...

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  • Cryptocoryne Lutea
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    Cryptocoryne Lutea

    Common Name: Crypt Lutea Crypt lutea is a beautiful mid-ground plant with bright green or bronzy oblong leaves with a gracefully wavy shape. Most c...

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  • Cryptocoryne Blassii
    Cryptocoryne Blassii
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    Cryptocoryne Blassii

    Common Name: Water Trumpet, Petchii, C Becketii Crypt. Blassii is a common type of Crypt that originates from the marshes of southern Thailand, Mal...

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  • Cryptocoryne Walkeri - Buce Plant
    Cryptocoryne Walkeri - Buce Plant
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    Cryptocoryne Walkeri

    Common Name: Crypt. Walkeri Crypt. Walkeri is a common type of crypt, suitable for beginners due to its low requirements. Low to moderate lighting ...

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  • Piptospatha Ridleyi
    Piptospatha Ridleyi
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    Piptospatha Ridleyi

    Common Name: Piptospatha Ridleyi Piptospatha Ridleyi is a rare plant, that belongs in the same family as Bucephalandras. Originating from Borneo, ...

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  • Vallisneria Gigantea
    Vallisneria Gigantea
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    Vallisneria Gigantea

    Common Name: Giant Val Giant Val is a larger variant of the popular Vallisneria.  They act as the perfect background plants, growing tall and fast ...

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  • Vallisneria Gigantea 'Rubra'
    Vallisneria Gigantea 'Rubra'
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    Vallisneria Gigantea 'Rubra'

    Common Name: Giant Val Rubra Notes: Vallisneria are heavy root feeders and should be planted deeply in quality aquarium soil. Vallisneria grows ...

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  • Helanthium Tenellum Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
    Helanthium Tenellum Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
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    Helanthium Tenellum Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Helanthium Tenellum, Pygmy Chain Sword, Echinodorus Tenellus  Helanthium Tenellum (formally known as Echinodorus Tenellus before it w...

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  • Cardamine Lyrata Vietnam UNS Tissue Culture
    Cardamine Lyrata Vietnam UNS Tissue Culture
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    Cardamine Lyrata Vietnam UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Japanese Cress, Chinese Ivy Cardamine Lyrata is a marsh plant that originates from Asia.  It grows in a clover-like pattern similar to...

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  • Cryptocoryne Usteriana Green
    Cryptocoryne Usteriana Green
    Original price $ 7.99 - Original price $ 25.99
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    Cryptocoryne Usteriana Green

    Common Name: Cryptocoryne Usteriana Crypt Usteriana Green is a large variant of Crypt that's not commonly found in the aquarium trade.  The leave...

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  • Cardamine Lyrata
    Cardamine Lyrata
    Original price $ 6.50 - Original price $ 26.25
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    Cardamine Lyrata

    Common Name: Japanese Cress, Chinese Ivy Cardamine Lyrata is a marsh plant that originates from Asia. It grows in a clover-like pattern similar to ...

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  • Cryptocoryne Beckettii - Buce Plant
    Cryptocoryne Beckettii - Buce Plant
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    Cryptocoryne Beckettii

    Common Name: Water Trumpet, Petchii, C Becketii The Water trumpet is a popular crypt plant that makes a beautiful mid-ground accent or centerpiece....

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  • Echinodorus Aflame Tissue Culture
    Echinodorus Aflame Tissue Culture
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    Echinodorus Aflame Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Aflame Sword The Aflame sword is a highly sought after Echinodorus that's considered quite rare in the hobby. The leaves of this uniqu...

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  • Cryptocoryne Albida Red Tissue Culture - BucePlant.com
    Cryptocoryne Albida Red Tissue Culture - BucePlant.com
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    Cryptocoryne Albida Red Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Crypt Albida Red Crypt Albida Red is a super rare Crypt originating from Southeast Asia. It has thin, narrow red leaves with similar s...

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  • Echinodorus (Helanthium) Tenellus Tissue Culture
    Echinodorus (Helanthium) Tenellus Tissue Culture
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    Echinodorus (Helanthium) Tenellus Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Echinodorus Tenellus Echinodorus Tenellus is a carpeting grass-like plant that bears a close resemblance to a mix between dwarf hair g...

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  • Cryptocoryne Lutea UNS Tissue Culture
    Cryptocoryne Lutea UNS Tissue Culture
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    Cryptocoryne Lutea UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Crypt Lutea Crypt Lutea is a beautiful mid-ground plant with bright green or bronzy oblong leaves with a gracefully wavy shape. Most c...

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  • Cryptocoryne Beckettii UNS Tissue Culture
    Cryptocoryne Beckettii UNS Tissue Culture
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    Cryptocoryne Beckettii UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Water Trumpet, Petchii, C Becketii The Water trumpet is a popular crypt plant that makes a beautiful mid-ground accent or centerpiece....

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