Red Rubin Sword (Echinodorus 'Rubin) Potted Plant
The Red Rubin or Echinodorus 'Rubin' is part of the Echinodorus genus. This variety of sword is a hybrid of popular aquatic sword plants Echinodorus schlueteri x Echinodorus barthii. Their relatives are native to the Amazon River Basin in South America, where they do best fully submerged underwater in nutrient rich substrate.
This plant has moderate growth and may need to be split and pruned back to keep it in its best health and shape.