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Floating Plants

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    Floating plants are a popular group of aquatic plants that are known for their ability to float on the surface of the water. They are commonly used in aquariums, ponds, and other aquatic environments to provide aesthetic appeal and functional benefits.

    Some popular floating plants include water lettuce, duckweed, water hyacinth, and Amazon frogbit. These plants can be easy to care for and require little maintenance. They can tolerate a wide range of water parameters and can help to improve water quality by absorbing excess nutrients and producing oxygen through photosynthesis.

    Floating plants can provide a variety of benefits to aquatic environments. They can help to reduce the amount of light that penetrates the water and prevent the growth of algae. They can also provide hiding places and shelter for fish and other aquatic inhabitants. Additionally, some floating plants can help to absorb toxins and pollutants from the water, making it a healthier environment for fish and other aquatic life.

    However, it is important to note that floating plants can also become invasive in some regions and should not be released into natural water bodies. It is also important to monitor the growth of floating plants and remove any excess growth to prevent them from taking over the surface of the water and limiting gas exchange.

    Overall, floating plants can be a great addition to any aquarium or pond setup, providing both aesthetic appeal and functional benefits.


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    Salvinia Minima - Aquarium Plants Factory
    Salvinia Minima - Aquarium Plants Factory
    Salvinia Minima
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    Salvinia Cucullata Floating Pond Water Garden Aquarium Plants Factory®
    Salvinia Cucullata Float Pond Water Garden Aquarium Plants Factory®
    Salvinia Cucullata
    $9.99
    Salvinia Natans - Aquarium Plants Factory
    Salvinia Natans, also known as Floating Watermoss, is a versatile and attractive floating plant that can add a touch of natural beauty to any aquarium or pond. With its small, oval leaves covered in fine hairs, this plant provides a unique texture and aesthetic appeal. Salvinia Natans is known for its fast growth rate and ability to thrive in various water conditions, making it an excellent choice for both beginners and experienced aquarists.
    Salvinia Natans
    $9.99
    Hydrocotyle Leucocephala - Aquarium Plants Factory
    Hydrocotyle Leucocephala - Aquarium Plants Factory
    Hydrocotyle Leucocephala
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    Azolla is a fascinating and versatile aquatic plant that has gained popularity among hobbyists and conservationists alike. It belongs to the family Salviniaceae and is commonly referred to as the "Water Fern" or "Mosquito Fern." Azolla is found in various parts of the world, including Asia, Africa, and the Americas.
    One of the notable features of Azolla is its unique growth habit. It forms small floating clusters or mats on the water's surface, creating a green carpet-like appearance. The plant consists of tiny, scale-like leaves that are densely packed together, providing a visually appealing texture.
    Azolla (Fairy Moss)
    $8.99
    Red Root Floaters, or Phyllanthus Fluitans, are an increasingly popular choice for aquarists seeking to add a unique and visually striking element to their freshwater tanks. This floating plant, native to South America, is not only admired for its aesthetic appeal but also for its ease of care and environmental benefits.
    Red Root Floaters
    $19.99
    Salvinia Minima in Vitro Tissue Culture | Floating Plants for Pond, Water Gardens | Aquarium Plants Factory
    Salvinia Minima Tissue Culture  | Floating Plants for Pond, Water Gardens |  Aquarium Plants Factory
    Salvinia Minima Tissue Culture
    $11.99
    Looking for a beautiful and unique addition to your pond, aquarium, or water garden? Look no further than Trapa natans, also known as water chestnut!  This aquatic plant species is native to Europe and Asia and produces a nut-like fruit that resembles a chestnut, adding a touch of natural beauty to any aquatic environment. Water chestnut is also known for its edible fruit, which is a good source of carbohydrates, dietary fiber, and minerals.
    Trapa natans, commonly known as water chestnut or water caltrop, is an aquatic plant species that is native to Asia, Europe, and Africa. It has floating leaves that form rosettes on the water's surface and produces distinctive fruits that resemble spiny chestnuts.
    Trapa Natans
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    Ceratopteris Siliquosa Water Sprite APF Aquarium Plants Factory In Vitro Tissue Culture
    Ceratopteris Siliquosa Tissue Culture
    $14.99
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