Echinodorus rubin/ Red rubin amazon (large pot)
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Note: The plant will develop a more reddish color when matures.
Scientific Name : Eichinodorous rubin
Plant Colour : Mostly red & Green
Care : Easy
Propagation : Rhizome
Growth rate : Fast
Plant positioning : Midground & background
Planting and care.
- Can grow emersed or submersed
- Need good nutrient rich soil to survive
- Pruning should be done on a regular basis
- CO2 injection is not necessary
- As they are sensitive to copper
try to avoid treating the tank with copper
- More light; the plant will be more colorful and healthy
- Use root taps for easier absorption of nutrients.
- Trim as close as you can to the base of the plant.
|Temperature requirement|| 70°F – 83° F
|PH requirement||6.5 – 7.5|
|Height||Tops around 12 to 20 inches|
| CO2 requirement
✓ keeping them with Guppies are more comfortable
✓ can also keep them with Neon tetras
The Red rubin amazon is a large healthy aquatic plant,that will surely decorates your tropical freshwater fish tank.It is a basic starter for your tank.its aborable red colour will surely make the tank appealing. The plant develops more reddish colour when matures.plant the red rubin in small groups among the background of your fish tank will create a mass of attractive red colour.
Reproduction of this species is by adventitious plants, side shoots, and rhizome division. Once the new plant establishes a root system and a few leaves, cut it at the root with very sharp, sterilized scissors and gently press the “baby” plant into the substrate.It will do perfectly fine under medium to low light.Co2 is not readily required.If you notice any browning and yellowing pinholes on leaves the plant is suffering from nutrient deficiency.How well they grow depends how much light you provide.
In conditions of more light and co2 it will flourish better.
It does not require much care.its a very rooted plant with heavy roots under the substrate.as their majority of nutrient absorption takes place through roots,provide them with nice good quality root taps directly at the base; even beginners can do it..This potted live aquatic plant in the background of your tank will make your tank artistic and will surely beautify your aquarium to a large extend.
Frequently asked questions :
*How often would I do trimming?
When the most outer leaves start getting too big or looking a little old or damaged😊
*What can I use as substrate?
Basic aqauraim gravel is enough, as they anchor themselves in but also spread out easily😊
In India, we can sell this Echinodorus rubin/ Red rubin amazon via online delivery systems to all states including Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha (Orissa), Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Delhi and West Bengal.
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