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Sword Oriental (Echinodorus 'Oriental')

Sword Oriental (Echinodorus 'Oriental')
Fast
Medium
Easy
Plant Type:
Rosette
Size:
Max. Size: 1' 4"
Carbon Dioxide (CO2):
10 to 40 mg/l
Temperature:
15 to 30 °C / 20 to 28 °C (Optimum)
Placement:
Midground

Echinodorus Oriental, commonly known as the Oriental Sword, is one of the most exciting sword types to enter the aquarium exchange in the past twenty years. The fantastic semi-transparent pink colour of new leaves add variety and depth to the aquatic gardeners creative palette. The color matures to deep pink colours with green veins, sooner or later growing into deep green leaves with wavy margins.

It needs rich substrate and, like most other aquatic plants, is copper sensitive. Echinodorus 'Oriental' is an amazing sword plant hybrid that displays bright pink new leaves within the aquarium. Hybridized by Oriental Aquarium in Singapore, Echinodorus 'Oriental' is a popular aquarium plant global. Use Oriental sword in the mid - background parts of your aquarium.