Echinodorus Kleiner Prinz is a unique new sword plant for the aquarium. The name Kleiner Prinz means 'small prince' in German and this is truly a small prince of an aquarium plant. Kleiner Prinz obtains a height of only about 12 inches at maturity it is truly one of the smallest of all the swords making for an excellent aquarium plant. The leaves are medium width and are a deep reddish maroon color. The leaves are light green and rarely does the plant get more than 8 to 10 inches tall.
Echinodorus 'Kleiner Prinz' is a true aquatic plant and should be planted directly into a quality aquarium substrate. When using inert substrates such as sand or gravel, it is important to supplement the plants with root tabs as Echinodorus are heavy root feeders. Overall, this aquatic plant is easy, undemanding and very suitable for larger planted aquariums.
Skill Level: Easy
Placement: Mid or Background
Co2 Requirement: none
Scientific Name: Echinodorus 'Kleiner Prinz'
***Being a natural product, sizes can vary from what is shown.***
***Plants Are shipped in there Original Plastic Pot not the Black Display Pot***
***Please research appropriately to ensure your plant thrives.***
***Some of our plants are grown Emersed and will go through a transitional phase***