Cabomba aquatica is a popular aquarium plant that belongs to the family Cabombaceae and genus Cabomba. It is a perennial aquatic plant that lives in fresh standing water or in lakes and rivers with slight currents.
This fast-growing plant does best under high light conditions and with a water temperature between 68-82 degrees Fahrenheit. Fertilization is recommended for best growth. CO2 Supplimentation is not necessary. Grows large ad bushy; recommended for medium-to-large aquariums.
This plant may be planted into the aquarium substrate, or be grown free-floating. It is very easy to propagate through cuttings. Ideal for fish fry and shrimp.