Cabomba - Cabomba caroliniana

The Cabomba, also known as the Carolina Fanwort, is a densely growing plant with feathery green leaves, which are divided into narrow segments.

Water Conditions 
72-82° F
KH 3-8

pH 6.5-7.0

Cabomba does best when grown in nuetral water under moderate lighting.  Leaves dropping from the plant are usually a sign of poor water conditions or CO2 deficiency.


Propagation of the Cabomba Plants is relative easy with cuttings. Propagate the Cabomba by trimming branches from the main plant, and relocating them in another part of the aquarium.