The Echinodorus Reni is a special plant that can produce a variety selection of Greens and Reds. Its is generally easy to care for and does best in a plant substrate. Its does not require co2 but does do better with it. Its lighting requirements are Mid to High.


Like all Echinodrous Species the Leaves can turn transparent, this is simply rectified by adding Fertiliser to your PlantedTank. Iron and Potassium are needed to keepthe deep rich reds of the plant.


This plant can suffer "melt" ,While disapointing Its best to leave the plant alone and it will regrow from the crown.

Echinodurus Reni (Red Sword)

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