Aluminium is an evergreen perennial that has adapted to tolerate living underwater when its habitat intermittently floods during the wet season.
- A broad green leaf with a silvery sheen
- Textured leaf with "ripples" and white variegation
- Stem plant in bunches
- Source of food for plant eating species
Easy to keep. Best to keep with species of fish that do not consume plant material.
Midground placement in the aquarium. Plant bunch into aquarium substrate in desired location.
Moderate growth rate. Trim to keep full appearance. Aluminium will grow up to 30cm tall.
Moderate lighting requirements.