BUCEPHALANDRA CATHERINAE - Bucephalandra sp. 'Catherinae'

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  • Submersed Grown Quality Policy -95% of our plants are patiently submersed grown in our aquarium to help you avoid plant transition melting issues that affect many tissue culture & emersed grown plants when planted underwater in an aquarium Submersed Grown Quality Policy -95% of our plants are patiently submersed grown in our aquarium to help you avoid plant transition melting issues that affect many tissue culture & emersed grown plants when planted underwater in an aquarium

(Information written by Aquarzon based on actual growing experience, observations and research. Please do not copy any information or photos) 

Portion Size : Around 5 Leaves
Portion Type: Unattached

Growth Speed   : Slow-Very Slow
Difficulty Level   : Easy
Temperature      : 10-30°C
PH Range          : 5.5-7.8
Min. Light Needs: Low
Origin                 : Borneo, Asia

Bucephalandra Catherinae is a small to medium leaves Buce species that is among those that have been formally described. It has a distinct very narrow and wavy leaves pattern. 

It is one of the most sought after species of Bucephalandra due to its unique leaf pattern. 

All Aquarzon Bucephalandra rhizomes sold are 100% submersed aquarium grown and cared indoor. They are not emersed, tissue culture or pond grown. Emersed or tissue culture grown Bucep can suffer melting when placed in an aquarium, which can then rots and be susceptible to BBA and other algae. Pond grown Buce can contain unwanted outdoor parasites and disease that spreads in an aquarium. The stock we sell is also not harvested from the wild as it is non-legal and can cause to a species to be extinct. The stock we sell is the result of natural aquarium propagation and care which takes continuous effort and very long time as Buce has a very slow growth rate. 

Majority of our Buce are aquarium submersed grown for around 1-2 years and are only sold once they meet our quality standards. The price reflects the effort and time in propagating and caring for these slow to very slow growing plants, some of which only grows 1 leaf in 2 weeks when grown submersed in an aquarium.

This Buce variety in particular has been submersed grown in our aquarium for approximately almost 2 years. Prior to that, our initial stock which we acquired from a local Australian hobbyist to propagate had also been aquarium submersed grown. 

All Aquarzon Bucephalandra rhizomes sold are 100% submersed aquarium grown and cared indoor. They are not emersed, tissue culture or pond grown. Emersed or tissue culture grown Bucep can suffer melting when placed in an aquarium, which can then rots and be susceptible to BBA and other algae. Pond grown Buce can contain unwanted outdoor parasites and disease that spreads in an aquarium. The stock we sell is also not harvested from the wild as it is non-legal and can cause to a species to be extinct. The stock we sell is the result of natural aquarium propagation and care which takes continuous effort and very long time as Buce has a very slow growth rate. Majority of our Buce are grown for around one year and are only sold once they meet our quality standards. The price reflects the effort and time in propagating and caring for these slow to very slow growing plants, some of which only grows 1 leaf in 1-2 weeks when grown submersed in aquarium.

This Buce variety in particular has been submersed grown in our aquarium for approximately almost 2 years.

All Aquarzon Bucephalandra are 100% submersed aquarium grown and cared indoor. Our Buce are not emersed, tissue culture or pond grown. Emersed or tissue culture grown Bucep can suffer melting when placed in an aquarium. Pond grown Buce can contain unwanted outdoor parasites and disease that spreads in an aquarium. The stock we sell are also not harvested from the wild as it is non-legal and can cause to a species to be extinct. The stock we sell are the results of natural aquarium propagation and care which takes continuous effort and very long time as Buce has a very slow growth rate. Majority of our Buce are grown for around one year and are only sold once they meet our quality standards.

By purchasing from Aquarzon, you are assured of quality, natural aquarium submersed indoor grown Buce that do not suffer diseases or emerse-to-submerse melting issues. You are also assured that you are doing the right thing by supporting sustainable growth efforts and not supporting non-sustainable wild harvesting in Borneo that can lead to the extinction of this exact Buce species in the wild in Borneo, Asia.