Bolbitis Heudelotii (african water fern)

Overview:  Bolbitis Heudelotii is an aquatic plant naturally found growing submerged in sandy soils and riverbeds throughout Africa. Bolbitis Heudelotii is an undemanding plant which can grow in a wide variety of conditions. It is sometimes referred as African Water Fern or Congo Fern.

Size Portions: Bolbitis Heudelotii is priced per 2-3″ rhizome

Lighting conditions: Low

Growth Length: 14 – 40 cm (height), 15 – 25 cm (width)

Difficulty or care: Very Easy

Placement in an aquascape: Mid-ground to background

PH: 5.5 – 8.0

Temperature: 68 – 86 F

Reproduction: Propagation is through rhizome division and replanting. Another method is by using side shoots to form a separate plant.

Growth Rate: Slow