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Ward's® Live Elodea densa Aquatic Plants

Avg. Ratings: 4.2 (5 Reviews)
Ward's
WARD470180-034 WARD470175-814 WARD470180-036 WARD470198-312 WARD470180-038 WARD470176-598
An excellent aquarium oxygenator, Elodea densa is great for teaching plant respiration, photosynthesis, and plasmolysis.

  • Sprigs can be rooted in substrate for aquarium use
  • Tips have fresh growth to demonstrate plasmolysis, streaming protoplasm and osmosis
Elodea densais an excellent alternative if Elodea canadensis or Egeria najas are restricted in your state.

Tips are not recommended for aquarium use. Instead sprigs can be rooted in substrate, or floated on water as a food source or hiding place for fish and snails.

Ordering information: May be restricted in some states, check with your state's Department of Agricutlrure for restrictions. Elodea canadensis or Egeria najas are also available as alternatives.

Delivery information: These specimens are perishable and will ship via 2-day delivery. Please provide a requested delivery date.

Packaging: Plants are provided in waterproof, plastic bags that keep plants both fresh and healthy. Care instructions available online.



   
 

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Whole Sprigs
Item # Description Size Unit Availability Price Quantity
470176-598 Pack of 12 Sprigs
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6 – 8" Pack of 12 Retrieving
470175-814 Pack of 50 Sprigs
Live Product
6 – 8" Pack of 50 Retrieving

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REVIEWS (5)

Total Ratings: 5
Avg. Ratings: 4.2 out of 5

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wardsci.com user Education / Teacher / Hornell, NY
Yes, I recommend
The Elodea was delivered quickly. It arrived in great condition.
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SARGENTWELCH.com associate Published 10/17/2018
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wardsci.com user Education / Teacher / Kalispell, MT
No, I didn't recommend
3/4 of the Elodea I received was dead and unable to photosynthesize. After calling they promptly sent me a new order but who want to order something twice?
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SARGENTWELCH.com associate Published 12/08/2017
We're very sorry that you were unhappy with your Elodea densa specimen. We strive to provide our customers with the best experience possible, and where we do occasionally fall short, we always work to fix it. We will be contacting you offline to discuss what we can do to make this right. Thank you for your taking the time to provide us with your feedback.
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Mrs. M Education / Teacher / Asheville, NC
Yes, I recommend
Great plants delivered in great condition! My students loved looking at them under the microscope!
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SARGENTWELCH.com associate Published 11/14/2017
Thanks for sharing!
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Bridget D. Education / Teacher / NE
Yes, I recommend
These plants arrived on-time. Ordering was easy and I like that I could choose the date of my shipment and arrival. These plants are helpful in photosynthesis labs. I get extra so I can keep them all year long in the classroom.
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SARGENTWELCH.com associate Published 10/18/2017
Thank you for sharing! We're happy to hear you had a great experience with us.
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wardsci.com user education / science teacher / Haddon Township, NJ
Yes, I recommend
I would recommend this product. Healthy specimens: hearty and green! Shipped and arrived on expected day.
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SARGENTWELCH.com associate Published 10/02/2017
We're happy to hear you're enjoying our Elodea densa. Thanks for sharing! Please note- Elodea canadensis and Egeria najas are also available as alternatives if ever in need.
 
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