Alternanthera Reineckii ‘Mini’ is a dwarf variant of the well-known Alternanthera Reineckii. This plant is commonly used in Dutch aquascapes for its bright and vibrant red colors. Miniature growth allows flexibility and it can be used in various sized aquariums as foreground, midground and background placement. Like other stem plants, medium to high light with the addition of CO2 is favorable for optimum growth.
To propagate, simply cut the stem and replant.
|Care||Easy to Moderate|
|Lighting||Medium to High|
|Propagation||Trim stems and plant|
|Growth Rate||Moderate to Fast|
tissue culture plants are grown in-vitro by laboratories who specialize in propagating aquatic plants. There is a huge selection of plant species that have been propagated this way. This is truly the best option for those who want absolutely zero unwanted pests, algae and pesticides. This makes them perfect for shrimp keepers and any planted tank enthusiasts alike.
NOTE: It is important to remove the tissue culture agar gel before planting. Simply wash the gel away, divide, and plant.