1000 – 1500 lux – Bright, 500 – 1000 lux – Medium
5, 6, 7, 8
20mg per Litre, 30mg per Litre
What you will receive:
Selected number of strands Rotala Indica
Ceramic rings are provided, but are removed to avoid damage in the post.
Normally delivered within 3 – 5 days but on occasion this maybe delayed which is why this was extended for delivery.
Rotala indica is an excellent aquarium plant that prefers good water quality with pH of 6.0-7.5, hardness of 3-8 dGH and temperature between 72 and 82° F. Enjoys high light and nutrients with CO2 and then grows quickly. Lighting should be 3 to 5 watts per gallon, planted directly in the substrate of sand or small gravel. Regular pruning required to keep its shape. Lean nitrate levels (~5 mg/l), high phosphate levels (~1.5-2 mg/l), and heavy, regular dosing of iron and trace elements will produce intense coloration and growth.
Plants are incubated in a soultion of 0.01% of the insecticide Buprafezin for one hour (Please do not just drop these in a shrimp tank or with any other crustacean. To use these within a tank please wash in water with baking soda under light. These are treated to remove the insecticide but there are cases where this has not been fully removed causing casualty’s in crustacean.
The Listing in under construction and this will be brought up to standard Asap.