Anubias barteri var. nana originates from Cameroon and can grow to a height of 5 cm - 15 cm. It is an eye-catching plant that can survive and thrive in all conditions. It is an extremely hardy plant, which makes it popular in aquariums. The underside of the leaf is a lighter green than the top and the veins are clearly visible. As it is almost indestructible, individual leaves can last for years. The best result is achieved by planting on a stone or tree root. Fishing line can be used to attach the plant until it gains a hold. Anubias barteri var. nana is most commonly placed in the foreground for smaller aquariums, and in the mid-ground areas for larger aquariums. Anubias barteri var. nana can be planted in terrariums, aquariums. It is not eaten by herbivorous fish and even survives in the inhospitable conditions of Cichlid tanks.