The Amazon Sword Plant (Echinodorus Amazonicus) is a very popular plant to keep in your fish tank. They can reach up to 20 inches in height and have leaves that are pale to dark green with a pointed tip. This plant can grow either fully submersed or partly. To keep this plant, use a loose substrate and an iron-rich fertilizer. Lighting requirements is approximately 2 watts per gallon (5000 to 7000K). This plant does well in a tropical fish tank with a temperature range between 72 to 82F.
Because of it's size, it's best to plant in the back of the tank to form a background.
Care Level: Moderate
Water Conditions: 72-82° F, pH 6.5-7.5, KH 3-8
Max. Size: 1' 8"
Supplements: Iron-Rich Fertilizer