Syngonanthus sp. ‘Manaus’
Overview: Syngonanthus sp. ‘Manaus’ is a delicate stem plant that is quickly gaining popularity after its importation in the United States. (getzonedup.com) Usually, this plant is found on very soft and Blackwater Rivers near bodies of water in Central and South America. Despite its demanding nature, in actuality, it is quite forgiving once the basic requirements are met. Syngonanthus sp. ‘Manaus’ will thrive on strong light, CO2 supplementation, soft water, with KH readings 4 to 2.
Size Portions: Syngonanthus sp. ‘Manaus’ is priced per stem
Lighting conditions: High
Growth Length: 4 – 5 cm (leaf size)
Difficulty or care: Difficult
Placement in an aquascape:
PH: 5.0 – 7.5
Temperature: 70 – 85 F
Reproduction: Propagation is through rhizome division and replanting. Another method is by using side shoots to form a separate plant.
Growth Rate: Medium