This plant adds real contrast to your aquarium thanks to its deep red colour red leaves. Preferably planted in groups, rosaefolia has a good growth rate, with it’s lance shaped leaves. Like all Alternanthera, it needs strong lighting for optimum colour and an iron rich fertiliser to maintain its red colour.
Average Height: 50cm
Light Requirements: Bright Light
Geographic Origin: South America
Ease of Care: Average
*Plants may arrive looking slightly different to pictured as some are grown emersed. Rest assured, after a short time in the aquarium the plant converts to its underwater form.