Brand: AQUAStore
Product Code: Ammania Gracilis Live Aquarium Plant (Bunch)
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Ammania Gracilis Live Aquarium Plant

Ammania Gracilis Live Aquarium Plant (Bunch)

Ammania Gracilis, also known as Delicate Ammania, is a beautiful and vibrant aquatic plant that brings a splash of color to any aquarium. Originating from West Africa, this plant is highly sought after for its striking red and pink hues that can transform an aquascape into a stunning underwater landscape. Perfect for both beginner and experienced aquarists, Ammania Gracilis is a versatile plant that can thrive in various water conditions with proper care.


  • Color: The leaves of Ammania Gracilis range from light green to deep red, adding a vivid contrast to your aquarium.
  • Height: This plant can grow up to 20-50 cm (8-20 inches) in height, making it ideal for midground to background placement.
  • Leaf Shape: The elongated, slightly wavy leaves provide a unique texture and appearance.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate, allowing aquarists to shape and maintain their desired aquascape.
  • Light Requirements: Requires moderate to high lighting to achieve the best coloration and growth.

Care Instructions:

  • Light: Ammania Gracilis thrives under moderate to high lighting (2-4 watts per gallon). Ensure the plant receives 8-10 hours of light daily to maintain its vibrant colors.
  • CO2: Supplementing with CO2 can enhance growth and coloration, though it is not strictly necessary.
  • Nutrients: Regular fertilization with a comprehensive liquid fertilizer will promote healthy growth. Iron-rich fertilizers are particularly beneficial.
  • Water Parameters: Ideal water temperature ranges from 22-28°C (72-82°F). The plant prefers slightly acidic to neutral pH levels (6.0-7.5).
  • Substrate: A nutrient-rich substrate is recommended to support the plant's root system.
  • Pruning: Regular pruning is essential to prevent the plant from overshadowing others and to encourage bushier growth.

Planting Instructions:

  1. Rinse the plant thoroughly under running water to remove any pests or contaminants.
  2. Trim any damaged or overly long roots.
  3. Plant individual stems into the substrate, ensuring they are spaced adequately to allow for growth.
  4. Anchor the stems firmly but gently to prevent them from floating.


  • Enhances the visual appeal of the aquarium with its vibrant colors.
  • Provides shelter and hiding spots for fish and invertebrates.
  • Contributes to the overall health of the aquarium by oxygenating the water and reducing nitrate levels.

Ammania Gracilis Live Aquarium Plant pictures shown are of Submersed Grown Plants in Aquariums under Optimum Plant Growing Conditions.Ammania Gracilis Live Aquarium Plant are grown in our farms in Immersed or Submersed Conditions depending on variety. Hence, Ammania Gracilis Live Aquarium Plant Leaf Structures may vary from that shown in pictures. When Ammania Gracilis Live Aquarium Plant are grown submersed in aquariums under Optimum Growing Conditions as required by the Plant (Light, Co2 and Nutrients) they will get the appearance as shown in pictures. You will get a packet is fully sealed without oxygen and it is safe to travel long distances for 5-7 days. Buying Ammania Gracilis Live Aquarium Plant online from aquastore is totally safe, we are delivering you with 100% satisfaction.

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