Originating from South East Asia, Rotala walichii is a fairly demanding plant however given good light will develop most attractive red shoot tips from the plant. We recommend that you plant in large groups to gain the most dramatic and decorative effect. An ideal foreground plant suitable for nano aquariums and can be maintained by occasional trimming.
Rotala walichii is also good as background and midground plant because it is easy to prune if it grows too tall. CO2 addition boosts growth considerably. It also prefers soft, slightly acidic water.