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Old 06-19-2010, 02:27 AM   #1 
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Moneywart Live Plant?

I don't think my Moneywart is a Moneywart... its melting like a crypt, and it looks like the leaves are disolving into some crazy filmy webbing? My scarlet Ludwigia's are turning red, and looking good, but this Moneywart confuses me. =/

Its newly planted, but still? I'm on the verge of wanting to take it back because it looks so out of place in my tank, and I really don't want to deal with it slowly dying if this keeps up. .____. Maybe I should take it out of its bands that weigh it down and plant it all along the back wall when I re-add my divider.
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Old 06-19-2010, 02:40 AM   #2 
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I'd go to either the planted section in (which is a part of) or Both are very knowledgable places to get information and ask questions. :)
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Old 06-19-2010, 09:29 AM   #3 
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That's definitely moneywort, it looks just like the bunch of moneywort I have in my tank. Did you recently put it in the tank? I know mine melted a little bit when I first got it, and it's only just now starting to regrow.
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Old 06-19-2010, 11:06 AM   #4 
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Often times a new plant in a tank has to acclimate. This means losing leaves and dying off a bit and then coming back. It is probably just acclimating. Give it a week or two.
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