Tissue culture plants are cultivated in sterile lab settings ensuring your plant is free from pests, snails and algae! These are young specimen that are grown in emersed forms. Gel should always be removed prior to planting.
LIVE PLANTS ARE SUSCEPTIBLE TO STRESS AND DAMAGE FROM TRANSIT - This may appear in the form of minimal melt, leaf loss, cosmetic damage, etc. Refunds or replacements will not be issued for plants with viable root systems or that die out of our care.
Echinodorus plants are a wonderful choice for beginner aquarists!
Remove this plant from its growing medium before planting.
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Echinodorus Red Flame is a hybrid Echinodorus species, developed by crossing two different Echinodorus plants. Due to the nature of the plant, Echinodorus Red Flame may differ in appearance depending on the conditions in which the plant is kept. Typically, Echinodorus Red Flame offers bold red and green coloration when grown in optimal aquarium conditions as its name implies. This plant may also grow emersed. In this state, Echinodorus Red Flame appears to have coarse-textured rounded leaves.
When grown in an aquarium, its size is more compact, and may display bright and deep red coloration under intense lighting. Echinodorus easy care makes it a great choice for beginner hobbyists and typically works great in Wabi Kusa setups as well. Like all aquatic sword species, Echinodorus Red Flame is easy to keep, fairly hardy and needs a minimum of a nutrient-rich aquarium substrate as these species of aquatic plant are heavy root feeders. Aside from this, Echinodorus species are fairly tolerable of varying water parameters and lighting conditions.
Propagation is simple. Separate and replant.
|Common Name||Echinodorus Red Flame
|Lighting||Low to Medium|
|Propagation||Separate and replant|
|Growth Rate||Slow to Moderate|
|Height||Varies depending on conditions and placement|
Shipping, Returns and Refunds
Live plants are shipped Monday - Friday for all west coast orders. For all remaining states, live plants will only be shipped Monday through Wednesday and Friday to ensure they arrive at your doorstep 100% healthy.
Rimless aquariums will be shipped throughout the week via UPS or Fedex Ground. For more information, please visit our FAQ page.
Hard goods can be returned up to 14 days after receipt of purchase. Buyer is responsible for return shipping.
Due to its nature, we are unable to accept returns for live plants. In the unlikely event you are unsatisfied in any way, please contact us ASAP. We provide 100% DOA (Dead On Arrival) protection.
To be eligible for a refund/store credit, please contact us within 12 hours of receiving it and provide a photo of the item in its original packaging.
No worries, we’ll take care of everything as long as it fits the guidelines above.
Most answers to general questions can be found on our FAQ page.