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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 06-24-2016, 12:08 AM Thread Starter
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I just ordered some bucephalandra from @JDAquatics (very excited!) and while googling the names I found pics of these really cool ones and was wondering if anyone has ever seen these before.

There are a few pink and orange versions from what I can tell, but this one is absolutely stunning! It's called Pink Martini and I am itching to get my hands on it! Apparently the new leaves are pink for several weeks.



an orangey one



and finally, @RussellTheShihTzu , LOOK AT ALL OF THE BUCE

found on Bucephalandra By K-water Nakamoto ǤѺ "-"
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Something like that would make a stunning shrimp only tank, and not red cherry shrimp, But Crystals of some sort.


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I am not parting with my perfectly good shrimp for something that costs more than my college tuition. Maybe a few years down the road when I can expand with more tanks....and budget.
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Those are gorgeous varieties! Hopefully he'll have them for sale some day. I ordered brownie phantom and black pearl from him, and they are quite pretty. I'm excited to see them grow in.
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Oh pretty!

I'm also trying out buces. Hopefully they go nuts like everything else in my 75g.

10g: Rouleau - crowntail plakat male
20g tank: 4 neolamprologus multifasciatus + babies
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How in the world did I miss this post! How are the Buce doing? And Kaxen's, too? Mine have done a bit of melting but new leaves are replacing the ones that are melting.

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Haha! I'd a thought you got a notification from any post with the magic word, "buce!" I still have not gotten my package yet, but I should next week. I will post pics!
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So far mine haven't done any melting. They're doing great
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How in the world did I miss this post! How are the Buce doing? And Kaxen's, too? Mine have done a bit of melting but new leaves are replacing the ones that are melting.
I have one melted one and the rest don't have new growth yet.

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20g tank: 4 neolamprologus multifasciatus + babies
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and finally, @RussellTheShihTzu , LOOK AT ALL OF THE BUCE

found on Bucephalandra By K-water Nakamoto ǤѺ "-"
Wow that's a lot of suction cups! Its going to be annoying when they all start failing.

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