Bucephalandra is very much like the Anubias sp and should be treated the same way.

This is a very easy to grow plant which requires little light, so is an ideal foreground plant. with its leathery red/green leaves.  Sometimes tiny white dots may appear on the leaves also a faint metallic blue colour may appear.


Type:  Rhizomatous

Origin:  Asia

Growth rate: Slow

Height:  5-10cm+

Light Demand:  Low

CO2:  Low