Echinodorus cordifolius is a good choice as an aquarium plant because the Radican Sword (as it is more commonly known) can handle many different conditions. Lighting intensities for Echinodorus cordifolius can vary from low to high. Plant Radican swords in the background areas of your aquarium as they can reach a large size. The highlight of Echinodorus cordifolius are the large bright green leaves it produces. Radican sword plants are great in aquariums for beginners.
Common Name: Radican Sword Plant Family Name: Alismataceae Native To: The Americas Lighting: Medium pH: 6 - 8 Growth Demands: Easy Growth Form: Rosette Growth Rate: Fast True Aquatic: Yes Placement in Tank: Mid - Background Available As: Bare Root, Potted