Common Name: Fire Algae
Scientific Name: Gracilaria Hayi
The fire algea grows in a tight symmetrical bush formation reaching sizes of 15-20 cm. The branches often look like a red flame. The coloration varies between deep crimson red to bright orange depending on the amount of light provided. It will grow well under various conditions but it is not known to be very palatable to fish or invertebrates.
Common Opinion: GOOD