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supergreeneye 11-27-2012 02:29 AM

name this plant
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i think this is a crypt i don't no bought it awhile ago and id like some propagation tip if anybody knows. Its just a clipping if needed i can post a pic of the whole thing

foogie 11-27-2012 03:48 AM

looks more like a type of amazon sword? they send off shoots with new plantlets...

supergreeneye 11-27-2012 05:14 AM

it got quite large in my small tank and i had to cut it back a bit i was told at my lfs that it was some kind of crypt

ADJAquariums 11-27-2012 07:30 PM

Could you post a picture of the whole thing?

supergreeneye 11-27-2012 08:01 PM

yah my next post will have pics i need to take them

ADJAquariums 11-27-2012 11:28 PM

Ok, it looks like it might be a sword variation judging by the way the leaf looks, but a full picture will help

supergreeneye 11-28-2012 02:40 AM

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here it is its the big one i hope the pic is enough

HybridHerp 11-28-2012 02:52 AM

Its an amazon sword lol

Indian fern 11-28-2012 05:50 AM


Originally Posted by HybridHerp (Post 2091591)
Its an amazon sword lol

It gets HUGE! I bought a small one and planted in my dirt tank. Light is weak natural sun. After a month it has taken half of my tank.

supergreeneye 11-28-2012 07:11 PM

thankx i have 2 and they both outgrew my tiny nano i had to trim them back alot if i replant it will it melt back i want to move it to the other side to cove the equipment

supergreeneye 11-28-2012 07:11 PM

anybody know what the scientific name is

ADJAquariums 11-28-2012 08:14 PM

Echinodorus amazonicus

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