Guayana Cirrus Leaf (Myriophyllum sp. 'Guinea')
Guan Cinnamon - a plant used for aquariums. It appeared in Russia only in 2011, it was imported from Japan. Due to its high decorative qualities, the plant is rapidly gaining popularity. It is believed to be from South America.
Guan Cinnamon - a beautiful aquarium plant. The stem branches strongly, leaf plates are densely located on it. Cirrus leaf bright green. Leaves are up to 2 cm long and about 4 cm wide. This is a very compact plant that looks great in group plantings and in separate specimens.
How does it breed?
The plant propagates quite easily, by the method of cuttings. As planting material, you can take side shoots. For this, it is necessary to carefully separate the small shoot from the stem, immerse it in the ground. Thus, new instances can be obtained.
Placement in the aquarium
The plant is valued for its magnificent and beautiful appearance, the ability to grow under different levels of illumination, the possibility of using its aquariums of different sizes. In addition, it can be grown in the surface version.
Guayana Thistle is a compact, spectacular plant, perfect for nano-aquariums. It grows slowly, and due to this it can be cut for a long time, it will retain its original appearance.
Guayana peresolisnik is not afraid of shade, so it can be planted next to tall plants. For the same reason, placement in tight groups is suitable for him.
Guaillan Leaves are used in containers of different volumes. So in a nano aquarium it is better to place it on the midline. The plant is suitable for larger aquariums. It is good to plant it as a ground cover, while it looks best in the front and middle lines.
It is necessary to pay attention to the neighbors in the aquarium. Large fish are not suitable for young shoots to their taste. The plant has brittle young shoots, this must be taken into account when choosing neighbors and operating an aquarium.
Guayana cinnamon leaf can decorate aquariums at home. In addition, it is appropriate in office aquariums.
Conditions of detention
Guayana cinnamon leaf is an original plant that does not cause difficulties in care.
It is best to maintain the water temperature at 22-26 ° C. It is required to change the water in the aquarium every week, hardness needs 3-25 °, acidity pH 5.5-8.0.
The intensity of plant growth depends on the level of illumination. In more intense light, bushes grow faster. The optimum light intensity is 0.5 W / l. Under lighting, the plant should be 12 hours a day.
The plant does not require fertilizer for normal life. But experts recommend adding liquid micronutrient fertilizers and CO2.
In an aquarium with Guayana Cirrus Leaf, a filter with good performance is needed. The presence of even a slight turbidity in the water that settles on the plant leads not only to a loss of decorativeness, but also to the death of the plant.
Guayana Cinnamon - amphibian plant. He feels great in the aquatic environment, and subject to certain conditions, can grow in the surface. In order for the plant to feel good without water, it is necessary to create the appropriate conditions. It is recommended to close the aquarium with glass. If the shoots that appeared above the water begin to blacken, then the plant does not have enough moisture, urgent measures must be taken, otherwise it will die.