Moderate Growth Rate
CO2 Not Needed
The St. Elmo's Fire Sword, scientifically known as Echinodorus 'St. Elmo's Fire', is an aquatic plant that is a member of the Alismataceae family. It is a hybrid of Echinodorus horemanii 'Red' and Echinodorus 'Oriental'.
The St. Elmo's Fire Sword is a stunning plant that can be easily grown in an aquarium. It has long, slender leaves that are a vibrant green color with deep red veins running through them. The plant can grow up to 20 inches tall and 8 inches wide, making it an ideal focal point in any aquarium.
It is a relatively hardy plant that prefers moderate to high light conditions and a nutrient-rich substrate. In addition, it is important to ensure that the St. Elmo's Fire Sword is planted in an area of the aquarium with good water circulation to prevent the accumulation of debris on its leaves.
|Scientific Name||Echinodorus sp. St Elmo's Fire|
|Growth Rate||Moderate Growth Rate|
|Light Requirement||Moderate Light|