Aquarium Fish

Argentine Sword Plant

Freshwater Aquarium Plant Care

Scientific NameEchinodorus argentinensis
SizeUp to 18 inches
pH6.8 - 7.5
Temperature60°F - 77°F
Aquarium Light Needed50 watts for every 25 gallons
Water Hardnesssoft-hard
OriginSouth America
CareGrows better in softer water than hard water. Optimal growth may not occur if the water is too hard. Plant in a loose substrate and supplement with an iron fertilizer.

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