Cryptocoryne wendtii brown

  • Stock: 36 units in stock
  • Dimensions: up to 30cm
  • Model: P2020445
  • Origin: Sri Lanka
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Originating from Sri Lanka the Cyrptocoryne wendtii brown has waxy, bulleted leaves. Ranging from brown to green in colour. They offer a great contrasting look to your tank. This particular plant given the right conditions can really grow in your tank.

Like most crypts the 'brown' is very robust and not overly difficult to care for.

Understanding Crypt melt - all Cryptocoryne species require stable water parameter and light conditions. Once planted, Crypts should not be moved otherwise it can trigger what is called Crypt melt. If a Crypt has a significant change of environment (ph, kh, gh, lighting intensity or duration, root disturbance etc), Crypt melt can be triggered. The leaves start to disintegrate as the plant prepares for its new environment - DO NOT WORRY! Your plant will begin to grow back over the next 30 days (sometimes sooner, sometimes later) - it's still very much alive and busy getting ready for the growth of new leaves. In the meantime, any decaying leaves should be trimmed and recycled in a compost bin.

by catherine a.
top quality plant. Well pleased with my purchase

by Gillian S.
Looks good, provides some good screening for the fishes - we all need some 'me-time' - and lasts well.

by Ma?gorzata S.
Lovely plant. Delivered in good condition. Happy to buy it from you in the future.

by Ewan M.
Plant arrived well packaged and in good health. Planted it no issue (into Tropica Aquarium Soil, powder). Can't wait to see the final effect once they have finished going through their "crypt melt"

by Reggie W.
I purchased quite a few different cryptocorynes over the last few months and all have adapted well to my tanks with no signs of crypt rot or melt. All plants arrived in perfect condition

by Heather C.
Best plants I have ever bought/received. Where as other companies I have dealt with send them flat in a packet these were delivered with others well packaged both around the plant and inside as there was some water around the roots. I WILL be using again.

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Hi just found this web site, can these plants be used for a cold water goldfish tank?


No. All our plants are tropical.

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