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The Amazon Sword plant (Echinodorus amazonicus) has arrow shaped bright green leaves, It is a well known tall aquarium plant.  Therefore better suited as a background plant that will add a nice bright green background to a planted aquarium.


It is an easy plant to maintain, but grows tall in the aquarium. It requires a moderate level of light of 2 to 3 watts per gallon provided by a full spectrum light.This species will propagate is by side shoots, rhizome divi