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post #41 of 85 (permalink) Old 10-24-2012, 06:28 PM Thread Starter
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Two tanks, lots of plants- yet not enough!

Brazillian Pennywort
Moneywort
Cabomba - (I'm dieing to find red!)
a few swords (amazon I think)
Hygro of some sort (probably more than one kind)
Java fern (most of the big stuff has decided to brown and die off- lots of babies though) Wendti and regular
Several anubis, nana and other.
Java moss
several crypts
2 moss balls (with one more in QT)
wisteria!

and a few more I'm not sure of


OH! and salvinia, lots of it. I'm throwing out piles of it every week.

now that I've got stuff growing in my HOB duckweed os npain to get rid of once it sneaks in there :P it keeps pretending it's the HC :(
I think my cabomba might be red. but it just needs more nutrient :P
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Moneywort
Susswassertang
Peacock moss
Christmas moss
Singapore moss
Java moss
Java fern
Narrow leaf java fern
Anubias (several varieties)
Cryptocorenes (several varieties)
Wisteria
Camboba
Hygro
Elodea
Ludwigia
Pogostemon
Green lotus
Red lotus
Dwarf baby tears
Amazon swords
Frogbit
Duckweed


Plants are totally addictive... as much as fish are, really. :D

I would have a houseful of large planted tanks, if I could!

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post #43 of 85 (permalink) Old 10-28-2012, 02:19 AM Thread Starter
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hey Aus! how's the HC doing for you?
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It -was- doing very well before the move.. It's gotten a bit leggy and thin now, and quite a bit got uprooted when the tank was moved. I am thinking of buying a bunch more and trying again, now that I'm more familiar with it.

Oh - and I forgot to add 'blyxa' to my list. Great plant!

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XD Got some of that during an RAOK in the local area and gave it away. Kind of do want to try it out some day.
if you have a HOB you can try sticking the HC in the canister on the foam pads. that's where i keep mine :D

I also began an emmersed set up lately in my old Jar which I cleaned out :D
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I just bought Anuibus and Huygo.A but most of my plants came unlabled Crypts,Anarchis,Duckweed,Azolla,Mystery,Moss,Marim o,and many more.
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Can some one send me moss? I will pay or trade. I have
-amazon sword plant
-javafern
-dwarf hairgrass
-moneywort
-Three more unidentified plants lol
I plan on adding wisteria and hornwort too but am not sure how. All my plants are in an npt and are doing great. The one I thought was going to die does not plan on dieing and is lookinng wonderful. dwarf hairgrass is in the middle alot of it is yellow and dead but there are new shoots growing all around it. One of my plants is giving off new shoots all over it is doing great! Half the plants I got came in plastic cups my cat managed to yank one out of the tank and tore it apart :( I putt it back in the cup and left it. When I set up my npt I pulled it out of the cup and began peeling the sponge stuff away from the roots it started reaking it smelled so bad! I found out the roots and parts of the stem had rotted! I managed to save one shoot that had fallen out of the pot and had been floating in the tank for the last couple days. I planted it expecting it to die. Today I have on shoot that it thriving and has grown taller the new growth is bright green! So that is my npt once again does anyone have some moss I could trade or buy? Thanks
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Wow you all have a very impressive list of plants! Woo-Hoo! I love the plant love. :D I too would spend a lot of money on my plants. A planted tank just makes me so happy. :)

Here is my list:
Amazon Swords
Anubias
Anacharis
Moneywort
Mondo Grass
Corkscrew Vallisneria
Aponogeton Crispus
Hornwort
I have another plant I can't quite remember what it is. :/

I need to get:
java moss
christmas moss
duckweed
water wisteria

As for non aquatic plants/herbs:
Aloe
Sweet basil (it looks like a tree, lol)
Lavender
Spinach
baby carrots

If I have more space I would grow more, lol! I need a big house with a green house and a koi pond. :D Some day *sigh* ;)

My Bettas: The Great Bambino *Babe* my big boy Marbled PK, Rosie my dainty Crown Tail gal ,my little HMPK guy Ginger Baker, Slash my Reptile HM male and my HMPK sweetie Sterling.
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I have an amazon sword it is really getting big I have been giving it plenty of ferts.
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Where do you guys get all your plants from?!

I only have Baby Tears in each of my tanks & a lot of the plants I see people talk about on here don't exsist in the pet stores here :(

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