Echinodorus 'Horemanii Red'

Echinodorus 'Horemanii Red'

  • Long, strap-shaped, red-brown leaves
  • Forms a rosette of many leaves
  • Not demanding
In stock, only one left
Free shipping on orders over € 60,- within Germany Change region
Express delivery possible
1-3 business days - order today and we’ll deliver next week on Monday at the earliest
I want to order to 
confirm

Item question

We’re here for you!

Please enter your question and e-mail and we’ll contact you as soon as possible. It usually takes us up to 24 hours during business days to respond.

Thank you for your question!

Thank you, we’ll get in touch!

Close window

You already sent us a question.

Please wait a few minutes

Description

For many years, several forms of Echinodorus uruguayensis are known in the aquarium hobby under the name Echindorus horemanii. However the plant offered under the name Echinodorus horemanii 'Red' is likely a hybrid that resembles dark forms of E. uruguayensis. It develops up to 40 cm long, broadly strap-shaped, red-brown submerged leaves. It has a moderate growth rate and forms a magnificent rosette of many leaves with time.

As well as all swordplants, Echinodorus 'Horemanii Red' benefits much from a nutrient-rich substrate and good iron supply. Moderate lighting is sufficient. The water chemistry is of subordinate importance. CO2 supply is not essential but promotes its growth. The favourable temperature range is about 20-28 °C. As it is also known from E. uruguayensis, 'Horemanii Red' forms a long, creeping rhizome in the bottom. For propagation, the older leafless parts of the rhizome can be cut into pieces that will develop new leaf rosettes.

Echinodorus 'Horemanii Red' is a time-tested sword plant that looks best as solitary plant or small group in the midground to background of larger tanks. Its long, narrow foliage emphasises the vertical line and contrasts well with light green plants.

General information

Item no.
EAN
Weight
Shipping weight

Customers ask customers

You have questions about this product? Ask other customer or our support team about this product!

Customer reviews

This item has not been rated
Please sign in if you want to write a review. Sign in
5 Stars(0)
4 Stars(0)
3 Stars(0)
2 Stars(0)
1 Star(0)