Plant difficulty: MEDIUM. Elodea requires moderate monitoring and pruning
No of Plant Stems per Bunch: 8-10 (25-30cm)
Best Aquarium Planting Position: Background
See PetWave's Elodea Aquarium Plant Care Sheet for more details.
Quarantine Restrictions: Please note that this product can not be sent to Western Australia (WA), Northern Territory (NT), New Soth Wales (NSW), South Australia (SA) and Tasmania (Tas) due to state based government environmental restrictions. Further details are available in the shipping and delivery section.
Elodea is a genus of freshwater aquarium plants, classified in the frog-bits Hydrocharitaceae family. Elodea water plants are native the Americas. Originating from cool rivers, ponds, and creeks, Elodea is suitable as an aquarium plant, or in an outdoor pond. It can withstand a variety of conditions. PetWave has Elodea bunches for sale Australia.
Elodea aquarium plant bunches are the ideal background aquarium plant. Their long stems with spiralling dark green leaves make a great backdrop to your aquascape.
You can still add a background plant to your aquarium tank with an Elodea plastic artificial aquarium plant.
The long twisting stems of Elodea aquarium plants provide shade and hiding space for small tropical fish, helping reduce fish stress. Elodea is a great food source for goldfish, freshwater turtles, and aquarium snails. Elodea also helps control algae, use excess nutrients in aquarium water, and aerate your tank with oxygen, leading to happy healthy fish and overall high water quality. Find out even more secret benefits of live aquarium plants vs artificial aquarium plants.
This is an Aquatic Plant. Under the right aquarium conditions this plant should thrive for many years if cared for carefully.
Growing Style: Emerse
Live Plants Special Shipping Requirements
At PetWave we are experts at shipping livestock (including Live Fish, Live Hermit Crabs, Live Insects and Live Aquatic Plants) across Australia. All PetWave live stock are professionally packed and shipped with absolute care and diligence. We ship our products as early as possible after you order on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays each week to ensure that there is no risk of our livestock being delayed over the weekend. All shipping options are designed to minimise transport time and stress on our live stock to ensure that they arrive fresh, healthy and happy.
In the rare event that live stock is adversely affected by transportation, then PetWave offers our 100% Live Guarantee. If it's worth doing, then it's worth doing well! PetWave guarantee that our live fish, live insects, live aquatic plants and live hermit crabs arrive alive at your door. Delivering fresh, healthy & happy live products is the core of PetWave's business and our expertise. We continually work very hard with all parts of our supply chain to ensure that your livestock arrive at your door fresh, healthy and happy.
When we identify unusually extreme temperature forecasts (cold or hot), we will either include extra packaging (such as heat packs or dry ice) or delay delivery until a more appropriate time.
Environmental warning: The introduction of aquarium, terrarium and pond plants can cause significant environmental damage including to Australian native animals, natural eco-systems & can even interfere with leisure activities such as boating and swimming. Please never dump aquarium plants, aquarium water or contents down drains or into waterways. Please safely dispose of aquatic plants by drying them out and then burying or burning them. Your care will help to keep Australia's environment healthy.
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