Cryptocoryne Wendtii Red | Potted
Crytocoryne Wendtii originates from Sri Lanka. The leaf color may depend on several factors, including lighting and fertilization, and may range from brown to red to olive green.
Care & Maintenance for Cryptocoryne Red
This is one of the most hardiest and adaptable of Cryptocoryne species and will do well in most aquarium conditions and under varied lighting.C. Wendtii looks best when planted in groups, creating dense clumps. It is a medium to fast grower and propagates from shoots and runners.
- Minimum Lighting Required: Low-Moderate
- Temperature Range: 71-82°F
- Tank Placement: Foreground - Midground
This plant can be used as a foreground or midground plant. In smaller aquariums, it can be planted in the background areas of the aquarium. You can plant Wendtii in gravel. No specialized substrate is required although Cryptocoryne Wendtii Red will do much better in a loosely packed substrate rich in nutrients such as Fluval Stratum or Rio Escuro.
Cryptocoryne Wendtii Red is also available bareroot.
Plants at Modern Aquarium
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