AMAZON SWORD - Echinodorus bleheri

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  • AMAZON SWORD - Echinodorus bleheri
  • AMAZON SWORD - Echinodorus bleheri
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The Amazon Sword Plant, Echinodorus amazonicus, is a Rosette plant that is very popular with aquarium hobbyists. They are capable of reaching approximately 20 inches in height under proper water conditions. The Amazon Sword Plant has short rhizomes, numerous lance shaped leaves that are pale to dark green with sharply pointed tips, and fairly short stems. It is an amphibious plant that will grow either partially or fully submersed.

For the most beautiful Amazon Sword Plants, a loose substrate and an iron-rich fertilizer must be used. The Amazon Sword Plant requires at least 2 watts per gallon of full spectrum lighting (5000-7000K). The aquarium temperature should be from 20-30C, with an alkalinity of 3 to 8 dKH and a pH of 6.5-7.5. Propagation is by adventitious plants on the covered peduncles.

Best cultivated in large aquariums, Amazon Sword Plants make a great focal point if used singly. When used in groups, they create an interesting background when grown with other aquarium plants.

Tech specs:
Average Plant Size received:
8-13"
Care Level:
Easy
Hardness:
Soft-Hard
Lighting Requirements:
Low to High
Maximum Plant Size:
20"
Position in Aquarium:
Background
Water pH:
5.5-8.0
Water Temperature:
20-30C
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