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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-13-2004, 03:15 AM Thread Starter
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What plant is this?

Hoping its a TRUE aquatic


and..can you show just a pic using snapfish.com?

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Nevermind

found it, "Dragon Flame" , or Hemigraphis repanda..NOT aquatic..shows me not to buy plants again that I don't know.
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I was gonna say a very thin leafed purple waffle, but the shape is off, although they have similar coloration.

As you have found out, both are non-aquatic, even though they're often sold as being so.

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If you want a purple plant, look into Ludwigia glandulosa (perensis)


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did you get that plant at wal-mart? i seen something similar there before, theyare always selling non-aquatic plants as aquatic plants...
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