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Old 05-04-2006, 11:19 PM   #1
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proper name of "red temple"?


Does anyone know what the scientific/latin name for Red Temple is? I've had some stems of it in my tank for over a year now and, while its health comes and goes, it tends to stay a little more brown-red, rather than red and leaves tend to melt and/or get holes -- not all the time, but more often than I would like. I'm trying to get some info on it to maybe help keep it looking nicer. From looking at the plant database, it kind of looks like an Alternanthera sp. but I'm not certain. Any help?
-Ryan
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Old 05-04-2006, 11:22 PM   #2
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Alternanthera reineckii.
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Old 05-05-2006, 12:31 AM   #3
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Thanks Wasserpest. Much obliged
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