Temperature: 19-25 °C
Origin: Sri Lanka
Location in the aquarium: Background
Difficulty rating: Easy
Pot Size:5×5×5 CM
Cryptocoryne becketii is hardy and can be found in Sri Lanka. It prefers Medium hard water. It has leaves that are 10-20cm long and 2-4cm broad which are olive green to brown with purple to reddish underside. This is one of the few Cryptocoryne species which can give an effective contrast to other plants in the aquarium.