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Old 04-27-2009, 06:31 AM   #1
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i have been acquiring quite a few new plants for testing in emersed culture--it's that time of year. the other day i received another box of plants via a TPT transaction from Crispino Ramos.



these are great looking specimens. i added a blog post with quick snapshots of my four new plants:

Hydrophyte's Blog: More New Plants

it will be interesting to see what these do. i will add blog posts later on with updates.

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Old 04-28-2009, 10:48 PM   #2
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i just completed an almost final draft of a new article, Nine Really Great Plants for Riparium Displays.

Hydrophyte's Blog: Nine Really Great Plants for Riparium Displays

this is a long post, but i include quite a bit of information. there are specific suggestions for use of Riparium Supply accessories with various plants.



Cryptocoryne wendtii 'Bronze'
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Old 06-05-2009, 01:58 AM   #3
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I have updates in my blog that include descriptions of new plants for trials in riparium culture, among other topics.

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basket grass (Oplismenus-hirtellus)
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Old 10-17-2009, 04:46 AM   #4
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I am trying to develop a more tidy display for the Hydrophyte's Blog. I just switched out the old blog theme in favor of a new one. This is how the blog looks displayed in Carrington Blog...



I got Carrington Blog from the WordPress.org site. It needs more work, but I think that I like this better. I might have fixed up the previous version with the old theme, but I had trouble figuring out the code. Now I just need to move some things around and fix the alignment of the pictures and so on.
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Old 05-02-2010, 07:04 PM   #5
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I put together a new blog post about some new plants that I got. Here's the link...

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New Order from Asiatica Nursery, Part I: Schismatoglottis plants


And here are shots of the two plants that I describe there.



Schismatoglottis 'Frosty Kiss'



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Old 08-08-2010, 11:25 PM   #6
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They have been pretty thin lately, but I just put together a new blog post on the ACA convention. Here is the link...

2010 American Cichlid Association Convention

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