Cryptocoryne Lucens

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  • Slow Growing
  • Low Light
  • Carpeting

Cryptocoryne lucens grows to about 3 inches typically. It makes a great foreground to midground plant due to its smaller size. Crypt lucens does well under low light and grows fairly slowly.

It will send out runners as it grows and will eventually form a dense, bushy carpet of narrow, bright green leaves even without high light. But, it takes quite a bit of time. For a faster carpet effect, use multiple pots of Cryptocoryne lucens.

Customer Reviews

Based on 235 reviews
Steve M. (Denver, CO, US)

First time ordering online

Karin C. (Silver City, NM, US)
A good experience so far

This is my first experience with aquarium plants. It was a lot harder than it looked like on YT. I can see how those tools would have come in handy. I was worried about the melting thing, but the crypts are looking good after two weeks. I can see lots of new leaves and they didn't seem to lose the old ones. All of the other ones in the order are doing good also.

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Amos A. (Edmonds, WA, US)

Arrived lighting quick and so far very little die back. Another outstanding purchase from the Co-op!

Matthew R. (Coralville, IA, US)
Can’t beat Aquarium Coop!

Can’t praise this company enough. They ship as securely as anyone out there AND there customer service is on another level. Order with complete peace of mind knowing the plants will be in great condition or they will make it right so fast your head will spin.

Daniel S. (Henderson, KY, US)
Crypt Lucens

Doing amazing. Only 1 leaf melted but within a week I had about 4 or 5 new growth.