Micro Sword Pot (Lilaeopsis brasiliensis)

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About This Product

Micro Sword (Lilaeopsis brasiliensis) is a great foreground plant. To aid growth, separate the runners with a scissors after they are established. Also needs good lighting and iron fertilization.

Note: Also available in bare root: half and full square foot pieces.

  • Common Name: Micro Sword
  • Family Name: Apiaceae
  • Native To: South America
  • Lighting: High
  • pH: 6-8
  • Growth Demands: Moderate-Difficult
  • Growth Form: Creeping Stolon
  • Growth Rate: Slow
  • True Aquatic: Yes
  • Placement in Tank: Front
  • Available As: Pot

Customer Reviews

  • 5
    Better than A++

    Posted by JPC on Jan 17th 2018

    Good 8" tall great root system very healthy.

  • 3
    came with snails

    Posted by Unknown on Sep 11th 2011

    I ordered two pots of swords and they were both in great shape when I received them. The plants were healthy green and had great root systems. The only down side was that I found several snails on the pot, and they must have laid some eggs because I found some tiny baby snails in my aquarium.

  • 2
    Micro Sword

    Posted by Unknown on Jan 6th 2011

    I recieved my plants today, some ten different species for my jungle tank, and all of them with the exception of the micro sword and oak leaf were in fabulous condition. the sword is pale, sickly, and sports numerous yellowed leaves-most of which i removed due to rot. the root system, however, was spectacular, so I am attempting to nurse it back to health.