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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.

  • Mini Bolbitis (Baby Leaf)
    Mini Bolbitis (Baby Leaf)
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    Mini Bolbitis (Baby Leaf)

    Common Name: Mini Bolbitis, Bolbitis Heteroclita Difformis Mini Bolbitis is a small leaf variant of Bolbitis Heudelotii. It’s a slow growing fern t...

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  • Java Fern
    Java Fern
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    Java Fern

    Common Name: Java Fern, Microsorum Pteropus Java fern is one of the most popular aquarium plants in the hobby due to its beauty and easy care. They...

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  • Cryptocoryne Parva
    Cryptocoryne Parva
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    Cryptocoryne Parva

    Common Name: Crypt Parva Crypt Parva is one of the smallest species of Crypts.  It has green, grass-like leaves which can grow up to 4” tall, makin...

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  • Bucephalandra Black Pearl - Buce Plant
    Bucephalandra Black Pearl - Buce Plant
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    Bucephalandra Black Pearl

    Common Name: Bucephalandra Black PearlBucephalandra Black Pearl features iridescent speckled leaves that are oblong in shape with a raised center v...

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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 SpriteWisteria is a popular, fast-growing stem plant that is extremely easy to care for and suitable for beginne...

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  • Hydrocotyle Tripartita
    Hydrocotyle Tripartita
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    Hydrocotyle Tripartita

    Common Name: Hydrocotyle Japan Hydrocotyle Japan was made famous from frequent usage by famous aquascapers such as Takashi Amano. It is characteriz...

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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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  • Lamandau Mini Purple - Buce Plant
    Lamandau Mini Purple - Buce Plant
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    Bucephalandra Lamandau Mini Purple

    Common Name: Bucephalandra Lamandau Mini PurpleBucephalandra Lamandau Mini Purple is a compact, miniature variation within the Bucephalandra family...

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  • Cryptocoryne Retrospiralis
    Cryptocoryne Retrospiralis
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    Cryptocoryne Retrospiralis

    Common Name: Crypt Retrospiralis Crypt retrospiralis is a beautiful mid- or background plant that has been a popular choice among aquarium lovers f...

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  • Cryptocoryne Wendtii Green - Buce Plant
    Cryptocoryne Wendtii Green - Buce Plant
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    Cryptocoryne Wendtii Green

    Common Name: Crypt Wendtii Green Cryptocoryne Wendtii Green is a common and popular plant, perfect for beginners. Like other Crypts, it grows at a ...

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  • Java Fern 'Windelov'
    Java Fern 'Windelov'
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    Java Fern 'Windelov'

    Common Name: Java Fern Windelov, Microsorum Pteropus Java Fern Windelov is a popular variant of the Java Fern created by Tropica.  They can grow in...

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  • 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. This crypt in par...

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  • Cryptocoryne Wendtii Brown
    Cryptocoryne Wendtii Brown
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    Cryptocoryne Wendtii Brown

    Common Name: Crypt Wendtii Brown The brown variation of Cryptocoryne Wendtii is quite popular and can be used in a variety of aquatic landscapes. I...

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  • Bucephalandra Arrogant Blue
    Bucephalandra Arrogant Blue
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    Bucephalandra Arrogant Blue

    Common Name: Bucephalandra Arrogant Blue Bucephalandra Arrogant Blue is a low-growing variant of the Bucephalandra genus. The leaves are small and ...

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  • Bucephalandra Brownie Blue
    Bucephalandra Brownie Blue
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    Bucephalandra Brownie Blue

    Common Name: Bucephalandra Brownie Blue Bucephalandra Brownie Blue features oblong leaves with wavy edges that develop a lovely blueish hue after ...

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  • Mini Coin - Buce Plant
    Mini Coin - Buce Plant
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    Bucephalandra Mini Coin

    Common Name: Bucephalandra Mini CoinBucephalandra Mini Coin is a compact, miniature variation within the Bucephalandra family. This plant can grow ...

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  • Dwarf Nomaphila Siamensis (Hygrophila Corymbosa Compact)
    Dwarf Nomaphila Siamensis (Hygrophila Corymbosa Compact)
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    Dwarf Nomaphila Siamensis (Hygrophila Corymbosa Compact)

    Common Name: Dwarf Hygrophila Corymbosa 'Siamensis' Dwarf Hygrophila is a robust aquatic plant that is perfect for beginners trying to grow stem pl...

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  • Cryptocoryne Hudoroi
    Cryptocoryne Hudoroi
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    Cryptocoryne Undulata Hybrid

    Common Name: Crypt Undulata Hybrid Photos show plant in both emersed and submerged form. Cryptocoryne Undulata Hybrid is an uncommon crypt that mak...

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  • Hydrocotyle Tripartita UNS Tissue Culture
    Hydrocotyle Tripartita UNS Tissue Culture
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    Hydrocotyle Tripartita UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Hydrocotyle Japan Tissue culture plants are grown in vitro from a state of the art laboratory specialized in propagating aquatic plant...

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  • Purple Blue - Buce Plant
    Bucephalandra Purple Blue
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    Bucephalandra Purple Blue

    Common Name: Bucephalandra Purple BlueBucephalandra Purple Blue is a variation featuring flat, oval-shaped leaves. This particular variant is chara...

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  • Nomaphila Stricta (Siamensis)
    Nomaphila Stricta (Siamensis)
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    Nomaphila Stricta (Siamensis)

    Hygrophila Siamensis Nomaphila Stricta is a fast growing plant that can makes a lovely addition to the midground or background of an aquascape.  Th...

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  • Cryptocoryne Pink Flamingo
    Cryptocoryne Pink Flamingo
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    Cryptocoryne Pink Flamingo

    Common Name: Crypt Flamingo, Crypt Pink Panther, Crypt Pink Flamingo Important Note: Deepness of the pink color will vary depending on seasonality...

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  • Cryptocoryne 'Tropica'
    Cryptocoryne 'Tropica'
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    Cryptocoryne 'Tropica'

    Common Name: Crypt Tropica, Water Trumpet Cryptocoryne Tropica is a form of the popular cryptocoryne, Crypt Wendtii. This popular Crypt will displ...

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  • Hydrocotyle Leucocephala
    Hydrocotyle Leucocephala
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    Hydrocotyle Leucocephala

    Common Name: Brazilian Pennywort Brazilian pennywort can be found growing in the wetlands and marshes of South America. It is characterized by its ...

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