Echinodorus 'Red Flame'
Echinodorus 'Red Flame' is a hybrid of Echinodorus schlueteri 'Leopard' and Echinodorus barthii It is one of the easiest red colored sword plants to grow in the aquarium. Bright red new leaves of the red flame sword plant are covered in dark red speckles. Red flame sword plants make for a great centerpiece plant in the aquarium. Echinodorus 'Red Flame' is a great plant for all individuals.
Common Name: Red flame sword plant
Family Name: Alismataceae
Native To: Hybrid
Requirements: Undemanding, but like most Echinodorus, it is a heavy feeder
Growth Form: Rosette
Growth Rate: Moderate
True Aquatic: Yes
Placement in Tank: Background or centerpiece
Available As: Bare root, potted