Echinodorus Joyo red a hybrid variety which is an attractive plant with ruby-red lanceolate leaves, 15-25 cm long Veins of a lighter tone are noticeably distinguished on the leaf plate.. Unlike many of the other Echinodorus-species, Echinodorus ‘Joyo Red ‘ remains moderate in size (20-30 cm wide rosette), so it is extremely well suited as a solitary plant, even in small aquariums. Increasing the nutrients in the substrate results in more abundant growth, while favorable light conditions promote the formation of the ruby-red leaves. This can be grown emersed inpaludariums/terrariums/phytospheres/Wabikusa etc. Echinodorus Joyo red has slow growth rate it prefers good light and an abundant nutrient supply as well as additional CO2 injection for good growth and to develop the ruby red intensive colors of leaves as well as an ample supply of nutrients it grows very fast & thrives in your aquarium.