Re: Aquatic Plants Digest V1 #297

Subject: Grass like plant


> I'm looking for a small grasslike plant for a side area of my tank.  I'd
> like something that will spread fairly quickly but stay less than 3" tall
> Are there any plants that fit this description?

Two of the best are Pigmy Chain Sword (Echinodorus Tenellus) and Lillaeopsis 
 sp. (there are several, although the most common is Brazilliensis).  Both 
spread rapidly in good conditions (bright light, fine substrate enriched 
with laterite or other additives)