Echinodorus Cordifolius

Sale price
List price
You save
$5 (34%)
In stock! Usually ships within 24 hours.

1 Portion: 1 Bunch - 6-8 stems, 8-10" tall


Echinodorus Cordifolius Parameter Summary:

  • Lighting: Echinodorus Cordifolius thrives in moderate to high lighting conditions. Provide at least 8-10 hours of light per day for optimal growth and leaf coloration.

  • CO2: While not mandatory, CO2 supplementation can promote faster growth and more robust foliage. However, Echinodorus Cordifolius can grow well without CO2 injection.

  • Substrate: A nutrient-rich substrate is beneficial for Echinodorus Cordifolius. Use a substrate specifically designed for aquarium plants to encourage healthy root development.

  • Water Conditions: Maintain stable parameters with temperatures around 72-82°F (22-28°C) and a slightly acidic to neutral pH of 6.5-7.5.

  • Fertilization: Regular dosing of a comprehensive liquid fertilizer rich in iron and other micronutrients is important for the health and growth of Echinodorus Cordifolius.

  • Propagation: Propagate by dividing the rhizome. Simply separate the plant at the roots and replant the divisions in the substrate.

  • Growth Habits: Echinodorus Cordifolius features large, heart-shaped leaves with prominent veins. It can grow quite tall and forms a rosette of leaves.

  • Pruning: Minimal pruning is required. Trim any yellow or damaged leaves close to the base to promote new growth and maintain plant health.

  • Aquascaping Potential: Ideal for background planting due to its tall and bushy growth habit. It adds a lush, green backdrop to the aquarium.

  • Aesthetic Appeal: The large, heart-shaped leaves of Echinodorus Cordifolius add a bold and dramatic look to the aquarium. Its deep green color provides a striking contrast.

  • Naturalistic Aesthetic: Mimics the appearance of plants found in freshwater streams and rivers, adding a touch of natural beauty and tranquility to your aquascape.

Enhance Your Aquascape with Echinodorus Cordifolius:

Echinodorus Cordifolius promises to add boldness, lushness, and a touch of natural beauty to your aquarium. Order yours today and create a serene underwater landscape that captivates all who behold it!

You may also like


We aim to assist you in replicating a natural ecosystem within your aquarium. Cultivating thriving aquatic plants contributes to a visually appealing and vibrant aquarium ambiance.