Plant Difficulty: EASY. Amazon Swords are the perfect beginner plant.
The aquarium plant Amazon Swords is variety of freshwater aquatic plants belonging to Echindorus genus.
Amazon Swords grow on the shores of rivers, lakes, and creeks in the Amazon, Central and South America. Originally from a tropical and subtropical climate, Swordplants are suitable as pond and water garden plants, as well as aquarium plants. PetWave has a wide variety of Sword aquarium plant types for sale.
Swords can grow to be fairly large aquarium plants. Sword varieties of aquatic plants are best placed in the mid ground of medium aquariums, and in the foreground of large tanks. The wide variety of Amazon Swordplants make them the perfect centrepiece to not only Amazonian aquascapes, but any planted aquarium! Smaller varieties of Sword aquarium plants, such as Dwarf Amazon Swords, Micro Sword Narrow Leaf and Compact Amazon Swords are great as hedges and background aquarium plants . As a semi-aquatic plant, all Sword aquarium plants can be completely or partially submerged.
Best Aquarium Planting Position: Background
This is an Aquatic Plant. Under the right aquarium conditions this plant should thrive for many years if cared for carefully.
Quarantine Restrictions: Please note that this product can not be sent to Western Australia (WA) and Tasmania (Tas) due to state based government environmental restrictions. Further details are available in the shipping and delivery section.
Growing Style: Submerse
Live Plants Special Shipping Requirements
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When we identify unusually extreme temperature forecasts (cold or hot), we will either include extra packaging (such as heat packs or dry ice) or delay delivery until a more appropriate time.
Environmental warning: The introduction of aquarium, terrarium and pond plants can cause significant environmental damage including to Australian native animals, natural eco-systems & can even interfere with leisure activities such as boating and swimming. Please never dump aquarium plants, aquarium water or contents down drains or into waterways. Please safely dispose of aquatic plants by drying them out and then burying or burning them. Your care will help to keep Australia's environment healthy.