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John Simpson 09-05-2013 12:57 AM

Plant ID?? looks like a bocapa
 
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can anyone ID this pond plant the slang around here for it is water sprite

it looks to me like a bocapa

Axelrodi202 09-05-2013 12:59 AM

Could you get a close up of an individual stem?

John Simpson 09-05-2013 01:06 AM

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it's groing under the water too, has some nice white flowering

John Simpson 09-05-2013 01:09 AM

whats surprising to me is that it's growing out of the water along the rocks and that it's been 110 degrees out and it's in direct sun and there's very low humidity here in AZ but it does so well

Axelrodi202 09-05-2013 01:11 AM

Doesn't look like B. carolinia or colorata but it's possible it's another species

ua hua 09-05-2013 01:26 AM

It looks like bacopa monnieri

AnotherHobby 09-05-2013 02:43 AM

It does look like bacopa monnieri, but I only know how it looks immersed. Same leaf shape and pattern though.

steven p 09-05-2013 02:48 AM

http://img821.imageshack.us/img821/2567/s870.jpg

This is my emergent bacopa tank, post massive trim, mine hasn't flowered. Wiki says flowers are small and white with 4 or 5 petals each.

I'd say its monnieri.

fisheye 09-10-2013 02:27 AM

The bacopa monnieri in my pond looks just like that. It trails really nicely.


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