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    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosaefolia'

    Pink parrot leaf

    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosaefolia'

    Pink parrot leaf

    • Also known as Alternanthera reineckii 'Pink'
    • Deeply red stem plant
    • Has been in the hobby for a long time, very popular
    • Especially suitable for Holland-style tanks
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    Description

    This Alternanthera is a well-known stem plant. It is of a deep red colour, and it is often used in Dutch-style planted tanks.

    [unveränderte Übersetzung]

    There are around 170 known species of the genus Alternanthera. Alternanthera reineckii was first imported into the Netherlands in 1965 under the name of Telenthera osiris. It is considered one of the few species in the genus that can grow entirely submersed. It originates from South America, where it is found along riversides in areas that are periodically flooded during the rainy season.

    Over five different varietys are cultured. Alternanthera reineckii "Rosa", also sold under the trade names of "Alternanthera rosaefolia" and A. "pink", is a relatively easy cultivar and is the most widespread variety found in trade.

    A. reineckii "Rosa" may be kept under low light and without additional CO2 fertilisation, however, it will never attain its full potential then. Medium to high light intensities (0. (read more)

    SynonymsAlternanthera reineckii 'Rosa', Alternanthera reineckii 'Pink'
    Trader namesAlternanthera rosaefolia, Telanthera rosaefolia
    Complete botanical nameAlternanthéra reinéckii Briq.
    FamilyAmaranthaceae
    GenusAlternanthera
    Difficultymedium
    Colourred brown, reddish
    UsageAccent (red), Background, Midground, Street (Dutch style)
    Aquascapingvery colourful plant for accents
    Height20 - 40cm
    Width10 - 15cm
    Growthmedium
    pH value5 - 7
    Temperature tolerance4 - 30°C
    Carbonate hardness0 - 14°dKH
    General hardness0 - 30°dGH
    PropagationCuttings
    Can grow emersed?yes
    SourceFlowgrow
    Synonyms
    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosa', Alternanthera reineckii 'Pink'
    Trader names
    Alternanthera rosaefolia, Telanthera rosaefolia
    Complete botanical name
    Alternanthéra reinéckii Briq.
    Family
    Amaranthaceae
    Genus
    Alternanthera
    Difficulty
    medium
    Colour
    red brown, reddish
    Usage
    Accent (red), Background, Midground, Street (Dutch style)
    Aquascaping
    very colourful plant for accents
    Height
    20 - 40cm
    Width
    10 - 15cm
    Growth
    medium
    pH value
    5 - 7
    Temperature tolerance
    4 - 30°C
    Carbonate hardness
    0 - 14°dKH
    General hardness
    0 - 30°dGH
    Propagation
    Cuttings
    Can grow emersed?
    yes
    Source
    Flowgrow

    General information

    Item no.135.0006.01
    EAN5703249023001
    Weight0,00 kg
    Shipping weight0,10 kg

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    Janina S.
    Schöne und kräftige Pflanze
    13th September 2015
    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosaefolia' - Pot
    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosaefolia' - Pot
    Pink parrot leaf

    Der Topf war gut gefüllt und die Pflanze in einem sehr guten Zustand. Bisher wächst sie super an und hat nach einer Woche schon viele erkennbare Wurzeln gebildet. (mehr lesen)

    Stefan H.
    Gerne wieder!
    25th July 2017
    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosaefolia' - Pot
    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosaefolia' - Pot
    Pink parrot leaf

    Trotz einer durch die DHL verzögerten Lieferung von 3 Tagen war die Pflanze in einem sehr guten Zustand und startet bereits fleißig mit dem Wachstum!

    Galina J.
    Великолепные ра&
    12th June 2016
    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosaefolia' - Pot
    Alternanthera reineckii 'Rosaefolia' - Pot
    Pink parrot leaf

    Растения великолепно... (mehr lesen)