Databases compiled from the Ministry of Primary Industries list of Tropical fish allowed to be imported into New Zealand.
Freshwater Fish A toH. Freshwater Fish I to Z. Tropical Marine Fish .
Killifish on list Marine Invertebrates. Exotic Reptiles and Amphibians
Elodea canadensis (Anacharis)
Oxygen Weed canadensis
- Scientific Name: Elodea canadensis (Anacharis)
- Origin: Worldwide
- Temperature (°C): Aug-15
- pH range: 6.0 - 7.5
- Hardness (ppm): 30 - 200
- Height: 600mm
- Difficulty: Easy
- Notes: An adventive weed now world wide. Can be found in most NZ waterways. Is smaller than E. densa with less curl in the leaf whorls and usually lighter in colour. This is the only OXYGEN WEED allowed to be used by the aquarist hobby.
- Propagation: Vegetatively by breakaway branches
- Source: FNZAS