Hygrophila sp Araguaia

Overview:  Hygrophila sp. ‘Araguaia’ is an aquatic plant from South America from Hygrophilia genus. Hygrophila sp. ‘Araguaia’ has a compact and dense leaf structure which is conducive to branch growth. The leaves of Hygrophila sp. ‘Araguaia’ are reddish brown to purple in color – depends on the condition of the water. It is a great plant for larger tanks because of its long leaf characteristics.

Size Portions: Hygrophila sp. ‘Araguaia’ is priced per stem

Lighting conditions: Moderate to High

Growth Length: 3 cm (stem width), 10 – 20 cm (height), 15 cm (leaf width)

Difficulty or care: Medium

Placement in an aquascape: Mid-ground to foreground

PH: 6 – 7.5

Temperature: 68 – 83 F

Reproduction: Propagation is done by cutting the stem and replanting.

Growth Rate: Moderate