Ruffled Aponogeton (Aponogeton crispus)

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Ruffled Aponogeton

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Ruffled Aponogeton

Aponogeton crispus



5.5 - 7.0

22 -30 °C (71.6-86°F)

Max Height

50 cm (19.7")

Max Width

30 cm (11.8")

Alternative Names and variants[edit]

Ruffled Aponogeton, Wavy Swordplant
There is also a red version of this plant, Aponogeton crispus "Red". With maroon narrow wavy leaves.

Environment Specifics[edit]

Does best in acidic conditions with a good fertiliser substrate. An easy and unfussy plant to grow which will also work in an immersed set up. It flowers very frequently in optimum conditions


This plant has long slender leaves with a wavy edge to them. They are light green and almost transparent.


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