Hygro maybe?
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Specific Aspects of a Planted Tank > Plants


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-26-2012, 06:03 PM   #1
AquaCentral
Algae Grower
 
PTrader: (3/83%)
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 91
Default

Hygro maybe?


Back from my South Florida adventures and have some goodies. It almost seems like some kind of hygro. Any ideas?
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_8735.jpg
Views:	25
Size:	87.8 KB
ID:	49863  

Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_8736.jpg
Views:	22
Size:	90.2 KB
ID:	49864  

Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_8743.jpg
Views:	21
Size:	90.7 KB
ID:	49865  

Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_8745.jpg
Views:	19
Size:	81.6 KB
ID:	49866  

AquaCentral is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 06-26-2012, 07:58 PM   #2
keithy
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
PTrader: (10/100%)
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Marietta, GA
Posts: 864
Default

Ludwigia Repens = bottom most pic
__________________
Proud 39th Member of the RAOK club!
keithy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-26-2012, 09:11 PM   #3
rocketdude1234
Planted Tank Obsessed
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 319
Default

Yep, you have ludwigia repens and hygrophila polysperma.
rocketdude1234 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-2012, 08:24 PM   #4
AquaCentral
Algae Grower
 
PTrader: (3/83%)
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 91
Default

yay! thanks much!
AquaCentral is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-2012, 08:37 PM   #5
Jeffww
Planted Tank Guru
 
PTrader: (9/100%)
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Houston
Posts: 2,258
Default

I think you got two ludwigia species...repens and something else.
Jeffww is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-2012, 09:15 PM   #6
JoeD323
Planted Member
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Ft Lauderdale
Posts: 165
Default

Definitely Hygro polysperma in the second to last pic.


Joe
JoeD323 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-27-2012, 09:32 PM   #7
anh
Planted Tank Obsessed
 
anh's Avatar
 
PTrader: (13/100%)
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: orange county, CA
Posts: 386
Default

hygro is highly invasive in florida.
anh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2012, 01:21 AM   #8
rocketdude1234
Planted Tank Obsessed
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 319
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by anh View Post
hygro is highly invasive in florida.

Lol, hygro p. is highly invasive period. It probably should be prohibited.
rocketdude1234 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2012, 03:24 AM   #9
Aquaticfan
Wannabe Guru
 
Aquaticfan's Avatar
 
PTrader: (12/100%)
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 1,200
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by rocketdude1234 View Post
Lol, hygro p. is highly invasive period. It probably should be prohibited.

It actually is in a lot of states and I also believe its on the Federal list.
__________________
Sun Sun pimp #72
RAOK CLUB # 68

Conway
Aquaticfan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-28-2012, 03:26 AM   #10
Aquaticfan
Wannabe Guru
 
Aquaticfan's Avatar
 
PTrader: (12/100%)
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: USA
Posts: 1,200
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by rocketdude1234 View Post
Yep, you have ludwigia repens and hygrophila polysperma.
And this is correct........ There are several varieties of hygrophila polysperma. The most common we see in tanks is the Sunset Hygro. Its one of the few that look nice.
__________________
Sun Sun pimp #72
RAOK CLUB # 68

Conway
Aquaticfan is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 12:34 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012