Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)

Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)
Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)

Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris)

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Amazon Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris) LIVE AQUARIUM PLANT

The Melon Sword (Echinodorus Osiris) is a very attractive centerpiece plant for the aquarium. Its green & red leaves make for a very distinctive appearance and its tall, large leaves are remarkably noticeable in heavily planted settings. Best of all, it is extremely undemanding when it comes to care requirements.

The Melon Sword is a member of the plant group known as Rosettes, which are known for their extremely short stem axes and for the way their leaves grow upward from the base of the plant. This plant can grow up to 20 inches in height with the proper lighting & water quality. Approximate shipping size of our Melon Swords ranges from 4 to 8 inches tall. The plant ships a as bare root clump. As with all our plants (besides tissue cultures), our Melon Swords are kept in water in a dedicated tank rather than plastic packaging, which means your plant will arrive much healthier.

Care for the Melon Sword is very simple & easy. While it will thrive in high lighting, it is also very durable and can do very well in low to moderate lighting. It requires nutrient rich substrate for its extensive root structure. It produces very large leaves, so it must be planted with care to not cast too much shade on other plants as it grows. It is certainly only suitable for background placement in smaller aquariums, but it can also be placed in the middle ground of larger aquariums. The Melon Sword reproduces through rhizome division as well as by the production of side shoots, which can be removed & replanted. It is very intolerant of copper, so please keep this in mind if you use tap water in your aquarium.

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What We Like About This Plant: 🌠🌠

🌟 Very easy to propagate.
🌟 Provides a great deal of cover for fry.
🌟 Tall and wide growth that is ideal for larger aquariums.
🌟 Very hardy and durable in a well-lit, nutrient-rich aquarium.

Care Guidelines: 🌠🌠
🌟 Temperature: 64° - 82° F (20° - 29° C)
🌟 Care: Easy
🌟 Lighting: Moderate to high
🌟 Aquarium Placement: Middle to background
🌟 Origin: Indigenous to South America, cultivated in US nurseries

At Canton Aquatics LLC, we take great pride in providing high-quality live aquarium plants to our customers. We understand the complexities involved in shipping live plants and are committed to ensuring they arrive at your doorstep in excellent condition.

Shipping Process:

  • All live plants are shipped using USPS Standard and Priority Mail to provide the fastest and most reliable service.
  • Plants are typically shipped Monday - Friday to avoid weekend delays.
  • Each plant is carefully packaged in sealed plastic bags to hold in moisture during the shipping process.


DOA (Dead on Arrival) Policy:

  • If you receive plants that are dead on arrival, please contact us within 2 hours of delivery with clear photographic evidence.
  • Upon receipt of the photos, we will assess the situation. If the plants are determined to be DOA, we will replace or provide refund.
  • For a valid DOA claim, replacements or refunds will be processed within 2 business days after the claim is approved.
  • Please keep in mind that all plants require sun light to live therefore your plants may arrive slightly yellow.  Please float your plants at the top of your tank near the light for 3 days if applicable.  They will enjoy this new added light intensity to help them recover.


Limitations and Responsibilities:

  • The DOA policy is only applicable if the first delivery attempt is made within the shipping duration specified at the time of purchase.
  • Delays due to incorrect shipping information provided by the customer or missed deliveries will void the DOA guarantee.
  • Extreme weather conditions can impact the health of the plants in transit. We recommend checking the weather forecasts and choosing a shipping window accordingly.
  • It is the responsibility of the customer to acclimate the plants to their new environment according to best practices. Our DOA policy does not cover plants that perish due to improper acclimation.


Cancellation and Changes:

  • Orders can only be cancelled or changed before they are shipped. Once the order is in transit, we cannot accept cancellations or changes.


Customer Support:

  • If you have any questions or concerns regarding our shipping policy or the condition of your plants upon arrival, please contact our customer support team at [Contact Information].


By placing an order with Canton Aquatics LLC, you acknowledge and agree to the terms outlined in this shipping policy.

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