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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-26-2012, 07:03 PM Thread Starter
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Hygro maybe?

Back from my South Florida adventures and have some goodies. It almost seems like some kind of hygro. Any ideas?
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-26-2012, 08:58 PM
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Ludwigia Repens = bottom most pic

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post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-26-2012, 10:11 PM
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Yep, you have ludwigia repens and hygrophila polysperma.
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post #4 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-27-2012, 09:24 PM Thread Starter
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yay! thanks much!
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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-27-2012, 09:37 PM
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I think you got two ludwigia species...repens and something else.
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post #6 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-27-2012, 10:15 PM
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Definitely Hygro polysperma in the second to last pic.


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post #7 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-27-2012, 10:32 PM
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hygro is highly invasive in florida.
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post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-28-2012, 02:21 AM
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hygro is highly invasive in florida.

Lol, hygro p. is highly invasive period. It probably should be prohibited.
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Lol, hygro p. is highly invasive period. It probably should be prohibited.

It actually is in a lot of states and I also believe its on the Federal list.

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Yep, you have ludwigia repens and hygrophila polysperma.
And this is correct........ There are several varieties of hygrophila polysperma. The most common we see in tanks is the Sunset Hygro. Its one of the few that look nice.

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