SubstrateSource Alternanthera reineckii “Telanthera”is a medium to tall height aquatic plant with green, red and purple colored leaves. It can also be allowed to grow emergent, above the surface in a open-top aquarium or pond. Add a splash of color!
Portion: This plant is portioned in one bunch of 5 stems. Each stem is approximately 6-8 inches in length and ready to be inserted into your aquarium substrate.
Shipping and Packaging: Each bunch is individually packaged in a recyclable, clear plastic bag. The plant is shipped, sealed with adequate moisture, but not completely submerged in water. Scissors may be required to open the bag.
In the Aquarium: For optimal growth, provide this plant with an established freshwater aquarium with sufficient light, water circulation, and stable temperature. As with most aquatic varieties, this plant does benefit from supplemental nutrients and CO2, but these additions may not be required and depend on your setup and aquarium inhabitants.
SubstrateSource Plant Guide: A plant guide is included with this plant. The guide contains brief care and illustrated setup instructions specific to this plant.
Live Aquarium Plant
SubstrateSource Plant Guide Included
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