An excellent aquarium oxygenator, Elodea densa is great for teaching plant respiration, photosynthesis, and plasmolysis.
- Sprigs can be rooted in substrate for aquarium use
- Tips have fresh growth to demonstrate plasmolysis, streaming protoplasm and osmosis
Elodea densais an excellent alternative if Elodea canadensis or Egeria najas are restricted in your state.
Tips are not recommended for aquarium use. Instead sprigs can be rooted in substrate, or floated on water as a food source or hiding place for fish and snails.
Ordering information: May be restricted in some states, check with your state's Department of Agricutlrure for restrictions. Elodea canadensis or Egeria najas are also available as alternatives.