Amazon Frogbit (Limnobium laevigatum)

From The Aquarium Wiki
(Redirected from Amazon Frogbit)
Jump to: navigation, search

Amazon Frogbit

Tropica Limnobium laevigatum1.jpg
Amazon Frogbit

Limnobium laevigatum



5.0 - 8.0

291.15 K
64.4 °F
524.07 °R
301.15 K
82.4 °F
542.07 °R
18 -28 °C (64.4-82.4°F)

4-20 °d

Max Height

5 cm (2")

Max Width

25.4cm (10 ")


Alternative Names and variants

Amazon Frogbit, South American Frogbit

Other similar species

Environment Specifics

Requires good light, a mature tank preferably receiving fertilisation and slow to medium water flow.


Very handy plant to give shade and security to small fish or fry. The long roots provide a growth medium for infusoria an important food for small fish.


External links