Aponogeton longiplumulosus originates from Madagascar can grow to a height of 35 cm - 60 cm. A. longiplumulosus is a relatively undemanding plant that makes no special demands on water quality, although it does prefer water flow. A. longiplumulosus flowers frequently in open aquaria with adequate lighting. It produces a double flower in pink to violet and sometimes white in colour. It stops growing at regular intervals, but normally starts again after a few weeks of dormancy. Propagation is possible by seeding.