A peaceful schooling fish, Cherry Barbs are suitable for planted community tanks. They are red with a dark stripe from head to tail, and males tend to go bright red when mature. 

They reach about 3-5cm in length, and are a hardy species.

Additional Information

Fish Keeping Snapshot :

  • Keeping Difficulty : Beginner
  • Temperament : Peaceful, community fish
  • Max Size : 5cm

Preferred Water Parameters :

  • Water Temperature : 22-26°C
  • pH Level : 6.0-7.4
  • General Hardness : Soft - Moderate (50 - 100ppm)