Above: This picture shows a gorgeous premium quality Potted Cryptocoryne Mioya in one of our aquariums.
Comments: This is a Premium Live Plant that can be hard to find, but we have a big selection of Premium Live Plants on our website to choose from.
Origin: The origin of this plant in the wild is somewhere in Asia.
Maximum Size: The usual maximum size for this plant is about 14" tall, but they can grow even larger if kept with good water quality and good lighting.
Compatibility: probably best to put this plant in an aquarium with smaller aquarium fish like Tetras, Cory Catfish, Guppies, Platys, Mollys, Swordtails, Rasboras, Small Barbs, and Gouramis, but many most Cichlids will dig and uproot plants.
Temperature: These plants like temperatures that range from 70 to 80-degrees F.
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Water Conditions: These plants like water that ranges has a neutral pH and moderate hardness.
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Aquarium Size: These plants can be in any size aquarium, but probably do best in a deep aquarium with at least 30-gallons of water.
Decor: Live Plants don't need gravel, unless planning to root the plant, they will need no more than 1/4" of gravel.
Just keep the plants in the plastic pot, or replace the plastic pot with a terra cotta pot.
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Aquarium Filter: Bio-Wheel Filters are highly recommended. A Penguin 350B Filter in a tall aquarium with 30-gallons of water is ideal.
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The addition of Lava Rocks will keep nitrates in the ideal range.
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Life Span: Live Plants live for several years and sometimes many years with proper care, good water, and premium food.
Popularity: For a long-long time Live Plants have been one of the most popular aquarium items.
Names: The scientific name for this plant is Crytocoryne mioya.
Variations: There are many variations of most live plants.
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