Synonym: E. brevipedicellatus Common name: Amazon swordplant Origin: Brazil
Maximum height: 14 in (35 cm) Growth rate: Slow to Medium Area: Background, Midground, Specimen, or unusual Light: Bright
Temperature: 75-82°F (24-28X) Propagation: From shoots Difficulty: 1, 2
The thin leaves of the Amazon swordplant grow up to 14 in (35 cm) long. Use groups of plants in the background or plant it singly in the
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