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Re: Trimming sword
Talking about sword plants getting too big, Jason Miller wrote:
> I wonder if the same will happen with my melon sword. I wouldn't mind
> it getting a little bigger. Right now the leaves are only two or three
> inches long. Any thoughts?
Melon swords (usually E. osiris, I think) get big. And they can get big
fast. If you want to keep a sword plant in a 20 gallon tank then you need
to try a smaller variety, like E. bleheri, E. parviflorus or E.
amazonicus. Even those might be able to squeeze other plants out of a 20