LOW LIGHT PLANTS

A collection of aquatic plants that will continue to thrive in low-light conditions. These plants are also often also known as low-tech plants. Some species in this category include Anubias, Sword (Echindorous), Mosses, Java Ferns, Cryptocoryne, Vallisneria and more!  
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Red Root Floaters - Windy City Aquariums

Red Root Floaters

$4.99
Red Root Floater (Phyllanthus fluitans) is a South American floating plant that is known and highly desired for its bright red roots and underside, unlike most floaters that have brown roots. It has...
Water Sprite Laceleaf (Ceratopteris Thalictroides) - Windy City Aquariums

Water Sprite Laceleaf

$5.99
Water Sprite (Ceratopteris Thalictroides) can often be sold under different names including Water Fern, Indian Fern, and Indian Water Fern. A Water Sprite plant is one of the more versatile aquarium...
Hornwort

Hornwort

$5.99
Hornwort is one of the easiest freshwater plants to grow. This is demonstrated by its success in the wild where it has spread to every continent except Antarctica, after originating...
Dwarf Water Lettuce - Windy City Aquariums

Dwarf Water Lettuce

$4.99
Pistia Stratiotes, AKA Dwarf Water Lettuce as it is commonly called, is a genus of aquatic plant in the arum family, Araceae. The single species it comprises, Pistia stratiotes, is...
Frogbit - Windy City Aquariums

Frogbit

$4.99
Amazon frogbit (Limnobium laeviatum) is an easy to care for, floating aquarium plant. It is native to Central and South America, though in recent years it has reported in North America as...
Red Tiger Lotus Bulb (Nymphaea Zenkeri) - Windy City Aquariums

Red Tiger Lotus

$4.99 – $13.50
The Red Tiger Lotus (Nypmhaea Zenkeri) is an African stagnant water plant that is easy to keep and is widely used in aquariums. It is a relatively easy beginner-friendly plant, and...
Java Moss (Vesicularia dubyana) - Windy City Aquariums

Java Moss (Vesicularia dubyana)

$4.99 – $134.99
Vesicularia dubyana, commonly known as Java moss, is an especially hardy and low-maintenance aquarium plant, making it a popular choice amongst aquarists. It is native to southeast Asia, where it...
Dwarf Hairgrass - Windy City Aquariums

Dwarf Hairgrass

$4.99
Dwarf Hairgrass, or Eleocharis Parvula as it is scientifically known, is a great plant for beginners and seasoned aquarium keepers alike. It is an attractive bottom covering plant with long light...
Christmas Moss - Windy City Aquariums

Christmas Moss

$5.99 – $169.99
NOTE: This is a PRE-ORDERED item which should be ready to ship out after the 9th of February. Orders containing pre-ordered items won't ship until we have all items instock so please do not...
Cryptocoryne Wendtii "Red" - Windy City Aquariums

Cryptocoryne Wendtii "Red"

$4.99
Cryptocoryne Wendtii "Red" 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. The appearance...
Pearl Weed - Windy City Aquariums

Pearl Weed

$5.99
Micranthemum Micranthemoides, also known as Pearl Grass or Pearl Weed, is an excellent foreground plant to midground plant and will grow very fast in a Med to High Tech tank,...
Anacharis - Windy City Aquariums

Anacharis

$5.99
Anacharis (Egeria Densa), also known as Brazilian Waterweed, is the ideal aquatic plant for beginners due to its easy-care and fast growth rate. It features beautiful green leaves with a...