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Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red
  • Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red

Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red

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Common Name: Polygonum Sao Paulo Red

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Difficulty Level: High

Light Demand: High

Co2 Demand: High

Fertilizer Demand: High

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Plant Pictures shown are of Submersed Grown Plants in Aquariums under Optimum Plant Growing Conditions. Plants Sent are grown in Farms in Emmersed or Submersed Conditions depending on variety. Hence, Plant/Leaf Structures may vary from that shown in pictures. When they are grown submersed in aquariums under Optimum Growing Conditions as required by the Plant (Light, Co2 and Nutrients) they will get the appearance as shown in pictures

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Description: Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red is a captivating aquatic plant celebrated for its vibrant red foliage. Belonging to the Polygonaceae family, this species hails from regions in Southeast Asia. The plant is distinguished by its rich red coloration, making it a sought-after choice among aquarists who aim to infuse bold and vivid hues into their freshwater aquariums. Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red can add a dynamic and eye-catching element to aquascapes, creating a visually stunning underwater landscape.

Plant Information:

  • Scientific Name: Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red
  • Family: Polygonaceae
  • Origin: Southeast Asia
  • Difficulty Level: Moderate
  • Lighting Requirements: Medium to High
  • CO2 Requirement: Medium to High
  • Temperature Range: 68-82°F (20-28°C)
  • pH Range: 6.0-7.5
  • Propagation: Stem Cuttings

Growing Information:

1. Lighting: Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red thrives in moderate to high lighting conditions. Adequate light is essential for the plant to exhibit its vibrant red coloration and ensure healthy growth.

2. CO2 and Nutrients: Providing medium to high levels of CO2 is beneficial for the plant's growth, and regular nutrient supplementation supports its overall health. A nutrient-rich substrate and liquid fertilizers contribute to vibrant foliage.

3. Water Parameters: Maintain a temperature range of 68-82°F (20-28°C) and a slightly acidic to neutral pH between 6.0-7.5. The plant can adapt to various water hardness levels.

4. Planting: Individual stems of Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red can be planted in the substrate, allowing sufficient space for growth. The plant's striking red color makes it a focal point in aquariums and is suitable for midground to background placement.

5. Pruning: Regular pruning helps control the plant's size and shape, preventing overcrowding. Trimming can be done by cutting the upper portions of the stems to encourage lateral branching.

6. Propagation: Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red can be propagated through stem cuttings. Cuttings can be planted in the substrate, where they will develop roots and grow into new plants.

7. Background Plant: Due to its size and vibrant red coloration, Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red is often used as a background plant, adding a burst of color to aquarium layouts.

8. Visual Impact: The intense red hues of Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red make it a visually striking addition to planted aquariums. Its dynamic coloration adds depth and contrast, creating a captivating underwater display.

Polygonum sp. "Sao Paulo" Red is an excellent choice for aquarists seeking a plant that brings bold and vibrant red tones to their aquarium. With proper care and attention to lighting and nutrient requirements, this species can thrive and become a standout feature in planted tanks.



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