Named after its penny-shaped leaves, and widely available throughout the aquarium industry. Pennywort is one of the easiest aquarium plants to grow. Suitable for many aquarium setups, from submersed aquatic - bog settings.
Hydrocotyle Leucocephala aka. Pennywort originates from wetlands and marches in Southern Mexico to Northern Argentina. A rapid grower, Pennywort reaches 20 cm (8 inches ) in height. The round, dime to half-dollar sized leaves grows along a vine-like creeping stem. Brazilian Pennyworts form is a nice contrast to many other plants you will find in aquariums. At each leaf joint, the plant sends out small white root shoots. And, when the plant reaches the surface of the water, it will produce tiny white blossoms.
To ensure you get the best quality plant, we order plants in fresh at the end of each week, for next week delivery. Straight to your door. This way, we assure you receive healthy, vibrant plants. Doing this means we can also lower our prices for you. Please expect delivery to be Thursday of the following week that you ordered.