Yowza! Hot chili red body with blue and chili green eyes. Under the right conditions, a yellow/ orange ring will form giving this favites an even more stunning contrast. Keeping the optimal colors for this piece is a bit tricky, as it keeps its colors bright and vibrant when happy under lower lighting. But will dull down do a more maroon base if something is amiss in the system. Keeping the brightest colors is tricky, but the care for it is quite the opposite, as it does well in nearly all tanks. This is a phenomenal first favites for any reefer, and if you can care for it properly it will reward you with stunning vibrant colors.


Start this coral off in lower light for a few weeks, allowing it to adjust to your reef. Once comfortable, you can move it around. For success, give it a weekly feeding of coral food (we use Benepets).

Gonzo's Spicy Lemon Favites (Small), WYSIWYG

  • Originator

    Gonzo's Corals

  • Care Level

    A good intermediate level coral. Best tried after you've had success with a few other easier corals first.

  • Growth Rate

    Medium, with noticable growth within the first month. Increased growth with feeding such as Benepets.

  • Lighting Placement

    Prefers to be kept in lower light.

    Currently kept under Kessil A360X units. Mounting height 24" above water line. 12:00PM - 10:00PM at 100% blue intensity.

  • Flow Strength

    Prefers a lower flow strength.

    Currently kept with Maxspect Gyre 350s Pumps.

  • Supplements

    Brightwell's Amino Acids, Lugols, Replenish, Restor, Potassion, KoralColor.

    Benepets Coral Food.

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