Bleheri Sword live plants are native to Central and South America, and are easy to care for. Generally a hardy species suitable for both beginners and expert aquarists. They will readily grow new plants in the aquarium. They have sturdy leaves growing from a central crown and are suited for community aquariums.
Easy to keep.
Midground to background placement in the aquarium.
Slow growth rate. Bleheri Swords are heavy root feeders and will enjoy a nutrient rich aquarium substrate for large growth. To slow growth in smaller aquariums, plant in a sand only substrate. New plants can be separated and replanted elsewhere in the aquarium.
Moderate to high lighting requirements.
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