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Cryptocoryne walkeri

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Araceae
Tribe  Cryptocoryneae
Scientific name  Cryptocoryne walkeri
Rank  Species
Order  Alismatales
Subfamily  Aroideae
Genus  Cryptocoryne
Higher classification  Cryptocoryne
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Similar  Cryptocoryne, Cryptocoryne beckettii, Cryptocoryne wendtii, Cryptocoryne × willisii, Cryptocoryne undulata

Aquarium plant cryptocoryne walkeri suitable for beginners interested in planted aquariums


Cryptocoryne walkeri is a plant species belonging to the Aroid genus Cryptocoryne. It is known to occur only in Sri Lanka.

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Cryptocoryne walkeri var lutea in bloom


Description

C. walkeri has a more rigid and upright structure than most other Cryptocorynes. It grows to be 12–15 cm with a width of 8 cm.

Cultivation

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C. walkeri is considered to be of medium-difficulty to cultivate. It is a slow grower with medium demands as to nutrients and light. Prefers medium lighting along with a pH of 5.0-7.0. Grows well in water that is 20-28C. As with all other Cryptocoryne cultivars, C. walkeri is subject to crypt melt.

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References

Cryptocoryne walkeri Wikipedia


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