Cardamine (Cardamine lyrata)


Cardamine is a popular midground or accent plant which is typically found as an emergent in its native Japan. In the aquarium, this plant is fast growing and will grow towards the water’s surface for a unique and dramatic effect. Regular trimming will help the plant maintain large, robust leaves.



Cardamine (Cardamine lyrata)

Care Level: Beginner
Preferred Light Level: Low to moderate
Placement/Size: A medium to large plant usually used for mid- or background planting