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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.

  • Hemianthus Micranthemoides (Pearl Weed)
    Hemianthus Micranthemoides (Pearl Weed)
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    Hemianthus Micranthemoides (Pearl Weed)

    Common Name: Pearlweed, Pearl Grass Pearlweed is a bright green, low-growing stem plant perfect for beginners. It is a versatile species which can ...

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  • Sagittaria Subulata
    Sagittaria Subulata
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    Sagittaria Subulata

    Common Name: Dwarf Sagittaria Dwarf Sagittaria is a popular choice as a foreground plant that adds subtle depth to your aquascape. It can grow high...

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  • Fissidens Fontanus
    Fissidens Fontanus
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    Fissidens Fontanus

    Common Name: Phoenix Moss Fissidens fontanus is gorgeous, feathery aquatic moss that will add brightness and dimension to any planted tank. A newly...

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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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  • Alternanthera Lilacina
    Alternanthera Lilacina
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    Alternanthera Lilacina

    Common Name: Alternanthera Reineckii Lilacina, Alternanthera Lilacina  The Alternanthera Reineckii 'Lilacina' is a beautiful variety of Alternanthe...

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  • Micranthemum Umbrosum
    Micranthemum Umbrosum
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    Micranthemum Umbrosum

    Common Name: Giant Baby Tears Micranthemum Umbrosum is a bright green, low-growing stem plant perfect for beginners. It is a versatile species whic...

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  • Micranthemum Micranthemoides UNS Tissue Culture
    Micranthemum Micranthemoides UNS Tissue Culture
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    Micranthemum Micranthemoides UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Pearl Weed Tissue culture plants are grown in vitro from a state of the art laboratory specialized in propagating aquatic plants.  The...

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  • Fissidens Fontanus on Stainless Steel
    Fissidens Fontanus on Stainless Steel
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    Fissidens Fontanus on Stainless Steel

    Common Name: Phoenix Moss Fissidens fontanus is gorgeous, feathery aquatic moss that will add brightness and dimension to any planted tank. A newly...

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  • Echinodorus Xinguensis
    Echinodorus Xinguensis
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    Echinodorus Xinguensis

    Common Name: Xingu Sword Dwarf Amazon Sword plants are rarely seen in the aquarium hobby, but they are easily kept and add subtle color and gracefu...

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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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  • Alternanthera Bettzickiana Green
    Alternanthera Bettzickiana Green
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    Alternanthera Bettzickiana Green

    Common Name: Alternanthera Bettzickiana Green Alternanthera Bettzickiana is a popular choice for beginners due to the fact like most alternantheras...

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  • Lobelia Cardinalis
    Lobelia Cardinalis
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    Lobelia Cardinalis

    Common Name: Cardinal Plant Cardinal plant is a marsh plant native to the US.  It can be found growing along streams, rivers and water ways.  The l...

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  • Echinodorus Major/Martii
    Echinodorus Major/Martii
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    Echinodorus Major/Martii

    Common Name: Ruffle Sword Ruffle Sword plants have been a long-time staple for planted tank geeks. Their long, thick ruffle-textured leaves have be...

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  • Cryptocoryne Usteriana Green
    Cryptocoryne Usteriana Green
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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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  • Juncus Repens Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
    Juncus Repens Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
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    Juncus Repens Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Juncus Repens Juncus Repens is an easy to keep stem plant with long stems and narrow leaves. It can grow under a wide range of condit...

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  • Rorippa Aquatica
    Rorippa Aquatica
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    Rorippa Aquatica

    Common Name: Water Cabbage, Armoracia Aquatica Water Cabbage is an undemanding plant that prefers lower temperatures with moderate lighting and a n...

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    Juncus Repens UNS Tissue Culture
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    Juncus Repens UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Juncus Repens Juncus Repens is an easy to keep stem plant with long stems and narrow leaves. It can grow under a wide range of condit...

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  • Didiplis Diandra Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
    Didiplis Diandra Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
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    Didiplis Diandra Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture

    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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  • Bacopa Amplexicaulis - Buce Plant
    Bacopa Amplexicaulis - Buce Plant
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    Bacopa Amplexicaulis

    Common Name: Water Hyssop, Lemon Bacopa, Giant Red Bacopa Lemon Bacopa is a lovely midground stem plant with delicate, flower-like clusters of li...

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  • Lobelia Cardinalis Tissue Culture - BucePlant.com
    Lobelia Cardinalis Tissue Culture - BucePlant.com
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    Lobelia Cardinalis UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Cardinal Plant Cardinal plant is a marsh plant native to the US.  It can be found growing along streams, rivers and water ways.  The l...

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  • Proserpinaca Palustris UNS Tissue Culture
    Proserpinaca Palustris UNS Tissue Culture
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    Proserpinaca Palustris UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Mermaid Weed, Marsh Mermaid WeedTissue culture plants are grown in vitro from a state of the art laboratory specialized in propagating...

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  • Penthorum Sedoides - BucePlant.com
    Penthorum Sedoides
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    Penthorum Sedoides

    Common Name: Penthorum Sedoides, Ditch Stonecrop Penthorum Sedoides is an interesting plant originating from North America. Penthorum Sedoides, som...

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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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