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Old 01-29-2013, 04:09 PM   #1
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Hello, i was wondering if any of you would be able to ID this plant
I bought it from a local guy under the name "Siamensis" but he didn't really know what it was.
Sorry for the bad photos, i was using my phone, and i haven't been taking as good of care of my tank and plants as i should be
leafs show sign of deficiency and have fallen off at the base, roots come out from the bottom parts of the stems

Grown in high-ish light (dual T8, diamond fixture) with CO2 and dry ferts. substrate is gravel capped miracle gro

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Old 01-29-2013, 07:28 PM   #2
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Hygrophila corymbosa 'Siamensis'
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You need more potassium in tht sucker. The leaves are and indication, that an the led size seems smaller than it should.
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Old 01-30-2013, 08:18 PM   #4
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Thank you Tinanti!


@ HybridHerp: i dose a 1/2 teaspoon of mono-potassium phosphate and potassium sulphate every second day in the tank it is in (55 gallon)
i am not really sure what i should be dosing though, any help is thanked

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