Freshwater Aquarium Plants Species

Popular Plant Name Plant Family Scientific Name

Flowering Plants

Blue Star Astropecten Sp.
Hornwort Ceratophyllaceae Ceratophyllum
Water trumpet Araceae Cryptocoryne

Aquatic plants

Eelgrass or tape grass Hydrocharitaceae Vallisneria
Water weeds Hydrocharitaceae Elodea

Floating plants

pant1 Lemnaceae hot water trompet
Water lettuce Araceae Pistia

MEMBER TANKS

90 Gallons Planted Tank

90 gallons planted tank (mostly live plants and fish) - My 90g planted tank with gouramis, rainbows, clown loaches, zebra loaches, weather loaches, red-tail black shark, rubbernose pleco and some otos.
Description: My 90g planted tank with gouramis, rainbows, clown loaches, zebra loaches, weather loaches, red-tail black shark, rubbernose pleco and some otos.

29 Gallons Planted Tank

29 gallons planted tank (mostly live plants and fish) - My 4.5 gallon  community tank.  It started as a rescue tank for these guys when the larger tank evolved into a cichlid tank.  Now it's a permanent fixture in the living room.
Description: My 4.5 gallon community tank. It started as a rescue tank for these guys when the larger tank evolved into a cichlid tank. Now it's a permanent fixture in the living room.

40 Gallons Planted Tank

40 gallons planted tank (mostly live plants and fish) - Latest pic -- 11 22 09
Description: Latest pic -- 11 22 09

29 Gallons Planted Tank

29 gallons planted tank (mostly live plants and fish) - 5 Gallon Betta Tank with 2 cryptos
Description: 5 Gallon Betta Tank with 2 cryptos

20 Gallons Planted Tank

20 gallons planted tank (mostly live plants and fish) - 100 litre tank, heavily planted primarily set up for 3 pairs of Apistogramma. Also home to pair of Ancistrus. Bog wood and plants all real - six caves, subtrate is a mix of aquarium sand and coral sand (to buffer).
Description: 100 litre tank, heavily planted primarily set up for 3 pairs of Apistogramma. Also home to pair of Ancistrus. Bog wood and plants all real - six caves, subtrate is a mix of aquarium sand and coral sand (to buffer).