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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.

  • Phyllanthus Fluitans Red Root Floater
    Phyllanthus Fluitans Red Root Floater
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    Phyllanthus Fluitans Red Root Floater

    Common Name: Red Root Floater Red Root Floater is a beautiful floating plant with light green leaves that can turn blood red when kept under high l...

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  • Echinodorus Bleheri / Amazon Sword
    Echinodorus Bleheri / Amazon Sword
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    Echinodorus Bleheri / Amazon Sword

    Common Name: Amazon Sword Amazon sword plants are very common in the aquarium hobby, being that they are beautiful and easy to care for. They offer...

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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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  • Echinodorus Parviflorus - Buce Plant
    Echinodorus Parviflorus - Buce Plant
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    Echinodorus Parviflorus

    Common Name: Rosette Sword, Tropica Sword Rosette sword plants are incredibly adaptable, making them a perfect choice for many types of aquariums. ...

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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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  • Echinodorus Rose
    Echinodorus Rose
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    Echinodorus Rose

    Common Name: Rose Sword Plant The Sword rose plant is a beautiful mid- or background plant that is an excellent choice for beginners to the planted...

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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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  • Echinodorus Muricatus
    Echinodorus Muricatus
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    Echinodorus Muricatus

    Common Name: Radican Sword Radican Sword plants offer excellent and attractive coverage to the background of an aquascape. These plants have short ...

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  • Echinodorus Peruensis
    Echinodorus Peruensis
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    Echinodorus Peruensis

    Common Name: Echinodorus Peruensis Sword plants are very common in the aquarium hobby, being that they are beautiful and easy to care for. They off...

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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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  • 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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  • Cabomba Piauhyensis Red - BucePlant.com
    Cabomba Piauhyensis Red - BucePlant.com
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    Cabomba Piauhyensis Red

    Common Name: Red Cabomba Plant This lovely plant features narrow red leaves (1” -2” in length) that make it resemble a red pine tree. Cabomba, whic...

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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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  • 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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  • Echinodorus Magdalenensis Tissue Culture
    Echinodorus Magdalenensis Tissue Culture
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    Echinodorus Magdalenensis Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Echinodorus Magdalenensis Echinodorus Magdalenensis is one of the 3 variants similar to Echinodorus Quadricostatus, sometimes referre...

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  • Fittonia Albivenis
    Fittonia Albivenis
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    Fittonia Albivenis

    Common Name: Fittonia Albivenis, Silver Fittonia, Nerve Plant Fittonia Albivenis is a creeping, evergreen perennial that comes from tropical rain...

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  • Heteranthera Zosterifolia Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
    Heteranthera Zosterifolia Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
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    Heteranthera Zosterifolia Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture

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

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  • Bacopa Australis
    Bacopa Australis
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    Bacopa Australis

    Common name: Bacopa Australis Bacopa Australis is a relatively new plant in the aquarium hobby.  Its less common compared to the other well known B...

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  • Echinodorus Horizontalis Mini - Buce Plant
    Echinodorus Horizontalis Mini - Buce Plant
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    Echinodorus Horizontalis Mini

    Common Name: Horizontal Mini Sword Amazon sword plants are very common in the aquarium hobby, being that they are beautiful and easy to care for. T...

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  • Selaginella Wallichi
    Selaginella Wallichi
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    Selaginella Wallichi

    Common Name: Spike Moss Selaginella Wallichi is another species of Selaginella that is similar to African Club Moss but grows much larger in size ...

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  • Echinodorus Red Devil
    Echinodorus Red Devil
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    Echinodorus Red Devil

    Common Name: Echinodorus Red Devil Echinodorus Red Devil is the result of combining a few species of Echinodorus. This variant is very attractive a...

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  • Echinodorus Reni - BucePlant.com
    Echinodorus Reni - BucePlant.com
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    Echinodorus Reni

    Common Name: Echinodorus Reni Echinodorus Reni is a species in the Echinodorus family that exhibits bold color and contrast in a planted tank. Whe...

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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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