The Brazilian Sword or Peace Lily is a Rosette Plant from South America and may grow to a height of about 16 inches. This plant requires water temperatures of 73-83F.
The Brazilian Sword prefers a neutral pH, with a pH range of 6.5-7.0 being best. It is an amphibious plant that will grow either fully or partially submersed. Provide at least 3 watts per gallon of full spectrum light (6500Kideal).
The Brazilian Sword grows extremely slow. To keep this plant from overgrowing the aquarium, simply cut back the tall leaves. Young plants may be obtained by cutting the rhizome.