Native to Sri-Lanka, Cryptocoryne Parva is one of the smallest species of Crypts.
This plant is quite common in the aquarium hobby but it can be a challenge to keep. To achieve a bright green, lush and healthy look you will need Co2 injection and adequate lighting. This plant has bright green thin leaves and its appearance resembles grass. Under the right water parameters and lighting conditions this plant will quickly start to spread and it will make a beautiful green carpet in your tank.
Crypt Parva will propagate by sending multiple runners.
It will provide great shelter for shrimp and bottom feeders as well.
- Tank size(Minimum): 10 Gal
- Care: Medium
- Temperature: 74-82
- PH: 6.5-7.6
Max Size: 3-4"
CO2: Not required
- Lighting: High
DISCLAIMER: It is the buyer's responsibility to know what plants are allowed/legal to keep in his/her state. Before purchasing do some research and make sure you are allowed to keep this particular plant species. You should always follow your State's laws regarding keeping live aquatic plants.
Do NOT release any plants into the wild.