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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.

  • Peacock Moss
    Peacock Moss - Buce Plant
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    Peacock Moss

    Common Name: Peacock Moss Taxiphyllum Sp Peacock moss is similar to Christmas moss but the fronds are generally less puffy with a softer and more v...

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  • Java Fern Sunrise
    Java Fern Sunrise
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    Java Fern Sunrise

    Common Name: Java Fern Sunrise, Microsorum Pteropus Java Fern Sunrise in a new and rare variant of Microsorum Pteropus with ruffled leaves that co...

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  • Anubias Barteri Broad Leaf
    Anubias Barteri Broad Leaf
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    Anubias Barteri Broad Leaf

    Common Name: Anubias Barteri Broad Leaf Anubias Barteri Broad Leaf is the larger leaf variant of Anubias Barteri.  Like other Anubias it can grow i...

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  • Bolbitis Heteroclita
    Bolbitis Heteroclita
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    Bolbitis Heteroclita

    Common Name: Bolbitis Heteroclita Bolbitis Heteroclita looks more like Java Fern in comparison to Bobltis Mini and Difformis.  It’s a slow growing ...

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  • Riccia Fluitans Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
    Riccia Fluitans Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture
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    Riccia Fluitans Aquatic Farmer Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Crystalwort Riccia is a well recognized floating plant, made popular by the renowned aquascaper Takashi Amano.  It can be grown free f...

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  • Java Fern Trident Mini
    Java Fern Trident Mini
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    Java Fern Trident Mini

    Common Name: Java Fern Trident Mini, Microsorum Pteropus Java Fern Trident Mini is a unique variant belonging to the well-known family species, M...

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  • Cryptocoryne Lucens
    Cryptocoryne Lucens
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    Cryptocoryne Lucens

    Common Name: Crypt Lucens Crypt lucens is a less common type of crypt that can serve as an ideal foreground or midground plant.  The slender leaves...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Hydrocotyle Verticillata
    Hydrocotyle Verticillata
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    Hydrocotyle Verticillata

    Common Name: Whorled Pennywort Whorled pennywort is a flowering hydrocotyle native to North and South America as well as the West Indies. It is cha...

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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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  • Cryptocoryne Parva UNS Tissue Culture
    Cryptocoryne Parva UNS Tissue Culture
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    Cryptocoryne Parva UNS Tissue Culture

    Common Name: Crypt Parva, Cryptocoryne Sp. Parva Crypt Parva is one of the smallest species of Crypts.  It has green, grass like leaves which can g...

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  • Micranthemum Micranthemoides UNS Tissue Culture
    Micranthemum Micranthemoides UNS Tissue Culture
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    Micranthemum Micranthemoides (Pearl Weed) 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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  • Green Wavy on Driftwood
    Green Wavy on Driftwood
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    Bucephalandra Green Wavy on Driftwood

    Common Name: Bucephalandra Green Wavy Buce Green Wavy is an easy plant, perfect for beginners. This is considered a more common type of Buce and li...

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  • Anubias Barteri UNS Tissue Culture
    Anubias Barteri UNS Tissue Culture
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    Anubias Barteri UNS Tissue Culture

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

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  • Java Fern Narrow Mini
    Java Fern Narrow Mini
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    Java Fern Narrow Mini

    Common Name: Java Fern Narrow Mini, Microsorum Pteropus Java Fern Narrow Mini is a smaller hybrid cross between the regular Java Fern and Java Fer...

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  • Barclaya Longifolia
    Barclaya Longifolia Bulb - BucePlant.com
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    Barclaya Longifolia

    Common Name: Barclaya Longifolia **Photo shows a bulb portion after 2 months of growth**Barclaya is a rather uncommon, rare bulbaceous aquatic plan...

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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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  • Java Fern Philippine
    Java Fern Philippine
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    Java Fern Philippine

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

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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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  • Bucephalandra Godzilla on Lava Stone (Farmed)
    Bucephalandra Godzilla on Lava Stone (Farmed)
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    Bucephalandra Godzilla on Lava Stone (Farmed)

    Common Name: Bucephalandra sp. Godzilla Bucephalandra Godzilla features longer leaves with a slight ruffle. This species of Buce is medium-sized a...

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  • Spiky Moss
    Spiky Moss
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    Spiky Moss

    Taxiphyllum sp, ‘Spiky Moss’ Common Name: Spiky Moss Spiky moss offers a gorgeous option for dense coverage where upright growth is desired. This l...

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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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