Aquatic Plants for Freshwater Aquariums

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The amazon sword plant is one of the hardiest and best freshwater aquarium plants for beginners. Amazon swords are known to grow 12+ inch leaves, so you will definitely be needing to trim them every once in a while.
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What do you think is the best freshwater aquarium plant? Do you know of another type of plant that does well in your fish tank at home with easy care? Share with us your thoughts and recommendations below in the comments section. How to Grow Aquatic Moss Wall - Aquascape Aquarium - Freshwater Aquarium Plants for Beginners
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Photo provided by FlickrFreshwater aquarium plants can be used in a variety of ways:
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Below is a list of the easiest freshwater plants to keep in the aquarium. This list has been hand selected from hundreds of plants. In addition to easiness of keeping, these plants have been optimised to be low price, high availability and very aesthetic. All of the plants below can be maintained in low lighting setups without fertilisers. If you were deciding to make the switch to a planted aquarium, feel safe knowing the suggestions below are all excellent beginner plants.Aside from this both ferns have a rhizome at their base and can be glued or attached to wood or hard scape within the aquarium. They do not or should not be placed in the substrate as they will rot away. Java ferns are very tolerant of all kinds of water conditions. They are also very tolerant of lower light levels. This makes the Java Fern a perfect solution for the beginner wanting to try freshwater plants. Java ferns are inexpensive and can often be purchased in a range of sizes for small aquariums or larger aquariums. Java Ferns will not require any liquid fertiliser supplements or plant specific substrates.Java Fern and needle leaf Java Fern are two of the easiest freshwater plants that beginners can keep in their aquariums. Java Ferns are usually much larger than Needle leaf Java Fern. Java Fern has larger leaves and also requires less light. They are also generally less expensive and readily available at aquarium stores. Needle Leaf Java Ferns have thinner leaves and are rarely found in local stores. This often results in the plant being more expensive. Needle Lead Java Ferns can often be purchased off other aquarists.Interestingly anubias can be grown above the water’s surface. It is also interesting to note that anubias will flower underneath the water which is strange for most aquatic plants. Anubias is definitely one of the easiest freshwater plants to care for and should be a prime choice for any aquarist wanting to begin a planted tank.Anubias & anubias Nana are two more of the easiest freshwater plants to keep in the aquarium. Anubias is most commonly sold on driftwood or rocks in the aquarium store. Unlinke Java Fern, anubias Grows very slowly it is therefore important to buy a specimen that is more appropriate to your size of aquarium.Mosses are an interesting plant species that are often overlooked as a beginner plant. Java moss and Christmas Moss are two of the easiest freshwater plants to keep in the aquarium. They require little maintenance and little light. They are very easy to keep alive and will often propagate easily when given the right conditions.