Foreground aquarium plants are naturally low-growing aquatic plant species that should ideally be placed at the base of an aquascape, in the front of the midground area. Some of these foreground aquarium plants can also be used as carpeting plants and can be grown into a lush carpet of greenery in the front of a tank.
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Staurogyne Repens - Windy City Aquariums

Staurogyne Repens

Staurogyne repens is a fresh green, compact and hardy plant for the foreground of the aquarium and it was found in River Rio Cristalino in the southern Amazonas. Its nearest...
Anubias Bateri Var Nana - Windy City Aquariums

Anubias Bateri Var Nana

$7.99 – $8.50
NOTE: This is a PRE-ORDERED item which should be ready to ship out after the 12th of November. Orders containing pre-ordered items won't ship until we have all items instock so...
Anubias Barteri "Coffeefolia" - Windy City Aquariums

Anubias Barteri "Coffeefolia"

$7.99 – $8.50
Anubias barteri var. coffeefolia is a variation of Anubias that have leaves that arch considerably between the leaf ribs. The color combination and its unique leaf shape makes it an...
Cryptocoryne Wendtii "Green" - Windy City Aquariums

Cryptocoryne Wendtii "Green"

Cryptocoryne Wendtii Green is a common and popular plant, perfect for beginners. It thrives in a wide range of water conditions and will do well even in low-lighting. Information: Care:...
Assorted Bucephalandra - Windy City Aquariums

Assorted Bucephalandra

In nature, Bucephalandra usually grows on rocks or wood in rivers and streams - much like Anubias, which they resemble regarding use and care in the aquarium. Bucephalandra is an easy,...
Cryptocoryne Lucens - Windy City Aquariums

Cryptocoryne Lucens

Cryptocoryne Lucens, also known simply as Crypt Lucens, is a less common type of Cryptocoryne that can serve either as a foreground or midground plant. It has bright green slender leaves with brown...
Dwarf Baby Tears - Windy City Aquariums

Dwarf Baby Tears

Hemianthus callitrichoides aka Dwarf Baby Tears, or simply HC, is one of the smallest aquarium plants in the world, and creeps over the bottom with millimetre-sized, round leaves. Hemianthus callitrichoides...
Cryptocoryne Pink "Flamingo"

Cryptocoryne Pink "Flamingo"

Cryptocoryne sp. "Flamingo", or Crypt Pink Flamingo, is a relatively new and rare aquarium plant in the hobby. It is a highly sought-after plant by aquascape enthusiasts. It has beautiful ruffled pink leaves...
Anubias Nana Golden

Anubias Nana Golden

Anubias Nana Golden (Anubias barteri “Golden nana”) is a rare variant of Anubias barteri that is not often seen in the aquarium hobby. It boasts very bright, lime green leaves...
Broad Leaf Sagittaria Chilensis

Broad Leaf Sagittaria Chilensis

Sagittaria platyphylla, or more commonly known as Broad Leaf Sagittaria, Sagittaria Chilensis, or Chilensis, is a great plant for aquarists new to planted tanks as it is relatively undemanding and will propagate readily. It is...
Fissidens Nobilis Moss 3x3 inch Mat - Windy City Aquariums

Fissidens Nobilis Moss 3x3 inch Mat

Fissidens Nobilis is a rare aquarium moss that is native to Southeast Asia. It has unique feathery-like leaves that can spread easily once rooted and established. Unlike most other mosses it can be...
Alternanthera Reineckii Pink "Mini" - Windy City Aquariums

Alternanthera Reineckii Pink "Mini"

Alternanthera Reineckii Pink "Mini", or AR Pink Mini, is an uncommon dwarf variant of the well recognized Alternanthera Reineckii. Most red stem plants can prove difficult to get that vibrant red color without providing...