A General List of Plants For Spawning

Scientific Name Common Name

1. Cabomba Carolina Fanworth Fish grass

2. Ceratophyllum demersum Hornwort

3. Ceratopteris thalictroides Watersprite

4. Cryptocorne affinis

5. Echinodorus belheri Amazon swordplant

6. Egeria densa Argentinian waterweed

7. Eichhornia crassipes Water Hyacinth

8. Hygrophila difformis Indian Water Star

9. Limnophila sessiliflora

10. Ludwigia plustris Needle-leaf Ludwigia

11. Ludwigia repens(natans)

12. Myriophyllum aquaticum

13. Najas guadelupensis

14. Najas microdon

15. Pistia stratiotes Water Lettuce

16. Potamogeton gayii

17. Riccaia fluitans Crystalwort

18. Sagittaria subulata

19. Vallisneria spiralis

20. Vesicularia dubyana Java Moss

This listing is taken from Aquarium Fish Breeding by Ines Scheurmann Barron’s 1990.

Please look up individual plants for culturing information.


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