Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ – Potted
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Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ – Imported Singapore Plants

Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’, a vibrant and captivating aquatic plant that will elevate the beauty of your freshwater aquarium. Renowned for its striking red coloration and graceful, ribbon-like leaves, Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ is a prized choice for aquarists seeking a stunning addition to their aquascape. With its distinctive features and easy-to-care-for nature, this exquisite plant is perfect for both beginner and experienced hobbyists alike. Experience the allure of Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ and transform your aquarium into a mesmerizing underwater paradise.

Care Guide: Providing proper care is essential for the health and vibrancy of your Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’. Follow this care guide to ensure optimal conditions for your plant:

Lighting:

  • Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ thrives in moderate to high lighting conditions.
  • Provide at least 8-10 hours of light per day using full-spectrum aquarium lighting.
  • Ensure proper light penetration to all parts of the plant to promote healthy growth and vibrant coloration.

Water Parameters:

  • Temperature: Maintain a water temperature between 72-82°F (22-28°C).
  • pH: Keep the pH level in the slightly acidic to neutral range, ideally between 6.5-7.5.
  • Hardness: Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ prefers moderately hard to hard water with a hardness range of 5-15 dGH.

Substrate:

  • Plant Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ in a nutrient-rich substrate to promote healthy root development.
  • Ensure that the substrate is well-aerated and free from debris to prevent rot and disease.

Fertilization:

  • Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ is a moderate feeder and benefits from regular fertilization.
  • Supplement with a balanced liquid fertilizer containing essential nutrients such as nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium to promote healthy growth and vibrant coloration.

CO2 Injection:

  • While not strictly necessary, CO2 supplementation can enhance the growth and coloration of Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’.
  • Consider supplementing with CO2 injection to promote lush, dense growth and intensify the plant’s red hues.

Propagation:

  • Propagate Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ by runners or division.
  • Allow the plant to produce runners, and once they develop roots and new plantlets, carefully detach them from the parent plant and replant them in the substrate.
  • Alternatively, divide mature plants into smaller sections and replant them in the aquarium.

Compatibility:

  • Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ is compatible with a wide range of aquarium fish and invertebrates.
  • Provide ample space for the plant to grow and avoid planting it near aggressive species that may damage its delicate foliage.

Maintenance:

  • Remove any dead or decaying leaves regularly to maintain the plant’s appearance and prevent the spread of disease.
  • Prune overgrown leaves as needed to maintain the desired shape and size of the plant.

Note: Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ is a versatile and resilient plant that adds a pop of color and visual interest to any aquarium. With its striking red coloration and graceful foliage, it is perfect for creating eye-catching focal points and adding depth to your underwater landscape.

Experience the beauty of Vallisneria Spiralis ‘Red’ in your aquarium. Order now to bring a touch of elegance and vibrancy to your aquatic environment. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced hobbyist, this exquisite plant will thrive with proper care, becoming a cherished centerpiece in your underwater oasis.

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