Echinodorus "Red Rubin" is a beautiful sword plant with long slender green and red leaves. Although this plant will do well in low light aquariums, it is best grown under medium to high lighting in order to get more vibrant colors. Like other species of Echinodorus, it is an easy plant to care for, growing tall over time, making it a great background plant for beginners.
- Care: easy
- Co2: not required but recommended
- Growth rate: moderate
- Lighting requirements: low-moderate (high if you want more vibrant colors)
- Max size: 20 inches+
- Preferred Fertilizer: Root Tabs