The Radican Sword, also known as the Swordplant or the Creeping Burhead, is a Rosette plant that may grow to 20 inches in height. Its leaves are stemmed, and are a vibrant green in appearance. The Radican Sword may also produce long-stemmed, floating leaves. It is an amphibious plant and will grow either partially or fully submersed.
The Radican Sword requires a water temperature of 72°-82°F, an alkalinity of 3-8 dKH and a pH of 6.5-7.5. For the best growth, provide at least 2 watts per gallon using full spectrum (5000-7000K) bulbs.
This plant propagates by adventitious plants on the peduncle, and occasionally, also by dropping seeds. For the most attractive landscape, plant the Radican Sword singly. They grow best in large, open aquariums.
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