Alternathera Reineckii is an easy to grow red aquarium stem plant.
Alternathera Reineckii, also known as Scarlet Temple will add a nice splash of red to your aquascape and it does not need a lot of light to do so. It does grow a bit slower than other stem plants. If you are looking for a fast-growing red stem plant check out Ludwigia SP Red.
Care Level: Easy
Lighting Requirement: Low - Medium
Co2: Not Required
Growth Rate: Slow - Medium
Origin: South America
Tank Placement: Midground-Background
Tank Size: Because most stem plants can range in size and can be trimmed to fit your tank accordingly we recommend this plant for all tank sizes.
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