Easy to grow, Hygrophila Angustifolia, also known as the Willow Hygro, is an undemanding, extremely attractive aquarium plant. It has large stems with narrow leaves that sway in the current like a weeping willow tree.
Hygrophila Angustifolia orginates from south east Asia and has long stems, narrow leaves and a compact bushy nature. Stems can grow 25-60cm long and the leaves can become 10cm long. Leaves grow narrow and long, as in picture number 2 above. It's demands are easy to meet, making this an easy grower. Moderate light and regular fertilization helps this plant grow faster. Regular pruning will encourage new growth and a promote a more compact growth.
*Plants may arrive looking slightly different to pictured as some are grown emersed. Rest assured, after a short time in the aquarium the plant converts to its underwater form.