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    These are mature plants grown to their maximum size and are utilized in the largest aquariums.

    Echinodorus bleheri

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    Amazon Sword Plant

    Alismataceae

    South America

    Low – High

    6 – 8

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    Rosette

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    Bare Root, Potted

    Description:

    Echinodorus bleheri is one of the best known aquarium plants in the United States. Amazon sword plant, as it is more commonly known, is popular because it can take a wide variety of conditions in the planted aquarium.  Optimal conditions for Echinodorus bleheri would be medium lighting and a regular fertilizer routine. There is no need to use CO2 systems for your Amazon Sword Plant.  Amazon sword plants are a great choice for beginners as midground or background plants in the aquarium and should last for quite some time.

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    Anubias barteri var. ‘barteri’

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    Anubias barteri

    Araceae

    Africa

    Low – Medium

    6 – 8                       

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    Bare root and Potted

    Anubias barteri var. 'barteri' submerged

    Description:

    Anubias barteri var. ‘barteri’ is very easy to grow aquarium plant because of its undemanding characteristics. Like Anubias nana and Anubias barteri var. ‘broad leaf’ Anubias barteri var ‘barteri’ is one of the best aquarium plants for beginners. Anubias barteri can be used in terrariums or Cichlid tanks.  Anubias barteri’s ability to tolerate a wide range of aquatic enviornments makes it suitable for all aquarium settings.

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    Anubias hastifolia

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    Anubias hastifolia

    Araceae

    Africa

    Low – Medium

    6 – 8                       

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    Bare Root, Potted, On Driftwood

    Anubias hastifolia

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    Florida Aquatic Nurseries grows Anubias hastifolia. Anubias hastifolia is an excellent variety and great when used as a centerpiece. It has many hastate leaves that radiate from the base. This plant is most spectacular when rooted to a piece of driftwood and will fit into most aquariums. An excellent grower, it is also very durable and will stand up to cichlids and other tough settings.

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    Anubias barteri var. ‘nana’

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    Anubias nana

    Araceae

    Africa

    Low – Medium

    6 – 8                       

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    Bare root, Potted, and Driftwood

    Anubias barteri var. 'nana'

    Description:

    Anubias barteri var. ‘nana’ is a smaller variety and the most well known of all Anubias varieties. Anubias nana is a short, bushy variety, which is very tolerant of almost any condition in the aquarium. Commonly called Anubias nana,, it readily attaches to driftwood or rocks.  In fact, the rhizome of Anubias nana will creep along almost any structure. There are several forms of Anubias nana being sold in the trade all with slightly different characteristics. Anubias nana is one of the most popular aquarium plants in the aquatic plant trade. Anubias nana can be used in terrariums, aquariums and even will tolerate the harsh conditions of Cichlid tanks.

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    Anubias Nancon

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    Nancon

    Araceae

    East Tropical Africa

    Low-Medium

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    Anubias nancon was hybridized by Bob Gasser and is a cross between A. nana and A congensis. A nancon has dark green medium sized leaves and a compact growing form. It’s growth rate is medium, similar to A. nana in the aquarium which makes it another perfect aquarium plant.

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    Anubias ‘Nangi’

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    Anubias Nangi

    Araceae

    Hybrid

    Low – Medium

    6 – 8                       

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    Bare Root and Potted

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    Anubias ‘Nangi’ is a beautiful addition to any aquarium. This hybrid was hybridized by the world renowned Aquatic Plant grower Bob Gasser. Its long broad dark green leaves complement any aquarium setting. Anubias ‘Nangi’ flurishes underwater and will grow up to 12 inches tall. Anubias ‘Nangi’ thrives under low light and low nutrients which make it an ideal plant for the beginning aquarist.

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    Echinodorus ‘Oriental’

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    Oriental Sword Plant

    Alismataceae

    Hybrid

    Medium

    6 – 8

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    Rosette

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    Bare Root, Potted

    Echinodorus 'Oriental' submerged

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    Echinodorus ‘Oriental’ is an excellent sword plant hybrid that displays bright pink new leaves in the aquarium.  Hybridized by Oriental Aquarium in Singapore, Echinodorus ‘Oriental’ is a popular aquarium plant world wide.  Use Oriental sword plants in the mid – background areas of the aquarium.

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    Echinodorus ‘Ozelot’

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    Ozelot Sword Plant

    Alismataceae

    Hybrid

    Medium

    6 – 8

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    Rosette

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    Bare Root, Potted

    Description:

    Echinodorus ‘Ozelot’ is an excellent sword plant hybrid that displays red colored new leaves with spots in them similar to an Ozelot.  This hybrid sword plant is great for midground or background areas of the aquarium.  Echinodorus ‘Ozelot’ is one of the easier varieties of sword plants to grow and is great for beginners

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