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Old 03-22-2013, 02:14 AM   #1
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Can anybody tell me anything about this plant? I picked up some tonight, but I can't seem to find hardly any information on it.
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Old 03-22-2013, 02:39 AM   #2
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I have some. It stays small but grows a bit taller than C. parva. Also it has shorter, more rounder leaves than C. parva. It makes an excellent alternative to C. parva for a low-tech foreground.
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Does it grow into a carpet at all?
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Does it grow into a carpet at all?
Only if you plant a bunch of it. It doesn't spread like dwarf sag or any other weedy carpets. Grows slowly and propagates even slower.
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about how much do ya think? I bought 2 pots of it
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about how much do ya think? I bought 2 pots of it
Depends on how many plants you have and how big of an area you want to cover.
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I'm using some as the midground in my 5 gallon. I'd say it's about 4-6" tall under medium low light. Really seems to like to spread for me
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I've got it in both my 55 & 20L, I really like it. It takes it time to get adjusted when moved but after that mine grows nicely.
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