A relatively uncommon crypt species useful for foreground and midground placement. Like most Crypts, Cytocoryne lucens grows slowly but does not require a lot of light or CO2 and is perfect for beginners. It is a small to medium size crypt with slender leaves that broaden out towards the tip.
Type: Rosette with rhizomes
Size: 10-20cm leaves
Position and Usage: Foreground to background
Growth rate: Slow - Moderate
Lighting: 1/5 - 5/5
Water Conditions: 18 - 28°C
CO2: Not required
Propagation: Spreads naturally with runners. Existing plant can be divided down to the middle to produce more plants.
Special Requirements: Few special requirements - nutrient rich substrate
C$12.98 Regular Price