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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-12-2012, 02:54 AM Thread Starter
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Little crypt purpurea flowering underwater?

All right this just blew my mind this is a little plant its underwater and it has started to throw a flower is this normal this plant its in a tank with a shop light and it gets the sun for about 4 hours

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-12-2012, 02:57 AM
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Looks to me like you've hit the plant's sweet spot.
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Yes it's normal but the flower won't last long underwater and die. Might as well cut it now and save energy.

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thanks for the help guys ill leave it there since i dont want to disturb the plant
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