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  1. Plants
    I have a few of these plants i got when i decided to try one of those plant bulb packs you can buy. They grow really well and arent hard to take care of but I have no clue what they are.
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    I have a few Nymphaea micrantha lilies available. They have gorgeous, large red and green speckled foliage and readily produce adventitious plantlets in the leaf margins. Pictured below (top center) is the mother plant from which the plants for sale have been taken. I have for sale: One...
  3. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Ok, I know this'll be a noob-type ? I just bought a sprouted bulb today at one of our LFSs. It has 8-10 small redish arrow-shaped leaves. Do I plant the entire bulb or leave part of it showing. Never had a bulb plant before so thanks for any guidance.
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    i have a question about plant bulbs, the kind you get from wallmart and just drop into the tank. i put them in the tank but inside a breeder net with some platy fry so the plants would be closer to the light til they start sprouting . the platy fry are eating the brown stuff off of the bulbs...
  5. General Planted Tank Discussion
    bought some plants mail order and it had one of these in a common aponogeton bulb. what do i do with it. do i plant it into the substrate and can you tell me how big they grow hixy :)
  6. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Hello all. I heard that these bulbs carry the nutrients in the bulb and will eventually "die Out" Is this true? Also What can they live in Wpg? Also if they "die out" what substrate would they need like root tabs ect? I feel Sooo Confused right now!
  7. General Planted Tank Discussion
    :lol: Hi Everyone! New to the forum and wanted to say hello! -I have a question about one of my mail order plants I just recieved. My Red Tiger Lotus was sent to me in a bulb, I have no experiance with bulbs and wanted to know if there was a special way to plant them. There is a little...
  8. General Planted Tank Discussion
    When a plant is available with roots or bulb which is the preferred to get and why?
  9. General Planted Tank Discussion
    Does anyone have expierence with these plants? The leaves are more arrow head shaped than the Red Tiger lotus. They are also much thinner and softer. If so, what i'd like to know is: 1. Do you plant the entire bulb or leave some of it above the substrate? 2. How tall will these plants get? 3...
  10. General Planted Tank Discussion
    My A. ulvaceous has died back and left me with a healthy bulb, Does anyone know of the proper / preferred method to store the bulb so that it can be replanted after the requisite rest period? Thanks
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    I was given some bulbs by a friend of my wifes and I aint sure what they are, they are coming up green and red varieties... Lotus's perhaps? Im not so sure they are, anyone know for sure... Im googled out and waiting for that new plant bible I ordered... :lol:
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