Databases compiled from the Ministry of Primary Industries list of Tropical fish allowed to be imported into New Zealand.
Freshwater Fish A toH. Freshwater Fish I to Z. Tropical Marine Fish .
Killifish on list Marine Invertebrates. Exotic Reptiles and Amphibians
Alternanthera sessilis Var.Rubra
- Scientific Name: Alternanthera sessilis Var.Rubra
- Origin: America & Africa
- Temperature (°C): 20 - 25
- pH range: 6.8 - 7.0
- Hardness (ppm): 80 - 150
- Light: Strong
- Height: 100 - 1000mm
- Difficulty: Difficult
- Notes: The stems of both sides of the leaves are ruby red but the colour will fade in poor light.
- Propagation: Vegetatively from cuttings
- Source: FNZAS