- Also called Hygrophila sp. "Araguaya Sharp Leaf"
- Uncommon appearance
- Submersed leaves very narrow, reddish-brown
- Creeping to bushy growth habit
- Rather slow growth
- Also labeled as "Alternanthera cardinalis Variegata"
- Deeply red plant with light pattern on the leaves
- Suitable for setting striking colour accents
- Relatively compact growth habit