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10-11-2003 12:24 AM
Guttboy Jason,

It did but the stem was badly broken so I trimmed it off. No worries though I can tell they are loving it in my tank!

Regards!

Mike
10-10-2003 10:01 PM
wellbiz Mike,

Kool 8) Did the"lilly pad" survive the trip? Look like the stem in the one pic, but I couldn't tell for sure.....

Jason
10-10-2003 09:54 PM
Guttboy Jason,

You got that right moved stuff around to put them in!

Digger,

The plant on the left is Barclaya longifolia....I think the common name is orchid lily but not sure. This is one of my favorite plants.

Mike
10-10-2003 09:44 PM
digger What's the dark red plant in left.jpg?
10-10-2003 09:26 PM
wellbiz Mike,

Looks good... Looks like my/your lotus hiding on the right side???


Jason
10-10-2003 09:18 PM
Guttboy More...
10-10-2003 09:17 PM
Guttboy UPDATE 10 OCT 03

Ok here are some pics updated 10 Oct...moved vals to far right deep corner...trimmed and mailed Giant Hygros and some rotala and ludwiga.

Mike
10-07-2003 04:45 AM
Guttboy GO SOX! Well they pulled it off in a typical New England fashion .... down to the wire...I have no fingernails left!...LOL...

Anyhow I will be removing those Giant's and sending them to Wellbiz and Russ and anyone else who bites tonight or tomorrow. I am getting some lotus (loti? plural?) from Wellbiz and will be rearranging this week....

More pics to come! Ohh almost forgot getting some sunset hygro from GCA as well this week! man this tank is gonna be rockin soon!

Mike
10-07-2003 02:32 AM
Buck Man Mike I would love to have some stems of that hygro but my Angels would just shred it again... aint seen nuttin like that. :evil:

That barclaya is definately a beauty though, I think it looks nice mixed in with the large leaves of the hygro !
10-06-2003 04:05 PM
Guttboy 2La,

The Barc is doing AWESOME to say the least! I will try to put some photos in here today. The flower stalks run to the surface every few days or so. At the bottom there are tons of smaller leaf groups that are BEGGING to be sent to the surface. I got this plant from Roger Miller here in town and it has just taken off! The Giant Hygro stems are kinda blocking it here. Roger thinks that I should be able to propagate it once those little plantlets take off a bit more. It truly is a great plant!

Mike
10-06-2003 03:13 AM
2la Geez, I wish I'd been keeping tabs on this thread all this time. Mike, how's the barclaya doing? In my and other locals' experience, they promptly drop their leaves after flowering. Is it holding up okay? Green or red it is one of my favorite plants and one that doesn't get enough recognition as a centerpiece plant, IMO.
10-06-2003 02:17 AM
Guttboy buck,

I am thinking about putting perhaps a lotus or something over there...do you want any Giant Hygro? Seriously I have that stuff growing like friggin weeds...I either sell it to LFS or chuck it....you are more than welcome to it if ya like just let me know...I will have to chuck some here in the next week just to keep the light levels ok in the tank for the glosso marcel sent me.

Regards....

Mike
10-06-2003 12:58 AM
Buck I love the giant hygro's Mike, they are doing great in there. I wish they had grown like that for me they are a beautiful plant....
In my case, what the angels didnt shred just faded away ! :cry:

Maybe consider a stem or 2 of that towards the right side for that leaf size balance that you and anonapersona were talkin bout...

Lookin good Mike and dont worry, at 88 degrees that ICH will be gone in no time...
10-05-2003 11:55 PM
Guttboy Just two pics from the tank taken this morning....will learn photoshop techniques here this week hopefully seeing that I am laid up.....the airstone is temporary while treating for ich....had the temps up for 10 days now in the 88+ realm will start reducing here tomorrow.

Mike
09-13-2003 06:23 PM
Guttboy One of my Florida Flag fish....I like these guys...have alot of character...they acutally hang with my german blue rams sometimes...other times they chase each other!

Mike
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