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Alternanthera Reineckii Rosaefolia
Overview: Alternanthera reineckii roseafolia is a beautiful stem that provides an effective contrasting look when coupled with many green aquarium plants. The purple color underneath the leaves make it a good mid-ground piece especially when planted in groups. A good light source will encourage the leaves to turn red. It is known that most Alternanthera species are difficult growers but this one is undemanding. Very easy to propagate – just nip off the terminal bid and plant it in the bottom.
Size Portions: Alternanthera Reineckii Rosaefolia is priced per stem
Lighting conditions: Moderate to high
Growth Length: Individual stem width: 10-15cm
Difficulty or care: Medium
Placement in an aquascape: Mid-Ground
Reproduction: Alternanthera Reineckii Rosaefolia reproduces by trimming the plant and replanting the clippings into the substrate.