Red Flame Sword is one of my favorite Swords due to its coloration on its leaves. Red Flame Sword's leaves will get a beautiful red and green marbling if given a decent amount of light. Like other Swords, this plant will benefit greatly from having a nutrient rich substrate or root tabs.
Scientific Name: Echinodorus 'Red Flame'
Sold As: Individual rooted plants
Care Level: Easy
Lighting Requirement: Medium
Co2: Not Needed
Growth Rate: Medium
Origin: South America
Tank Placement: Midground-Background
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Most plants are sold as trimmings from rooted plants unless otherwise stated. All trimmings will be at least 3" in height unless otherwise noted.