Blyxa Japonica

Overview:  Blyxa Japonica is an aquatic plant often found in small bodies of water in tropical eastern Asia. It features an attractive grassy look with sharp-looking leaves which is a characteristic that many hobbyists are attracted to. Blyxa Japonica is easily obtainable from many online retailers and traders. The color and appearance of the leaves are dependent on the amount of light and nutrients it is receiving. The leaves of Blyxa Japonica will develop a gold or reddish hue and will have compact growth if the conditions are to its liking.

Size Portions: Blyxa Japonica is priced per stem

Lighting conditions: Moderate to Intense

Growth Length: 7-15 cm (height)

Difficulty or care: Moderate

Placement in an aquascape: Background

Reproduction: Propagation is by cutting side shoots and re-planting the stems. Just secure the roots because they are extremely buoyant and tend to float easily.

Growth Rate: Medium