This Week...

Discussion in 'Aquarium Plants' started by Skyy2112, Jun 26, 2016.

  1. Skyy2112

    Skyy2112Valued MemberMember

    Hey all. Some of you may keep better track of me than others, but anyways.

    This friday I ran around and bought meds to re QT my fish, (as they never have been, wil do a thread on how I do/suggest) but, this is about plants you say?! Yes, I bought some plants.

    I got a large handful (more like two) of Java Moss. I plan to add this to my spiderwood in my last attempt to make a tree.

    A sword,

    And a ... Broadleaf anubias?? Unsure.

    These sat in my tank that gets 24/7 finnex light, w/ fert/co2 dosings before I recut the roots/leaves today (thursday night into sat night).

    Today (saturday) I got a Cryptocoryne, and a Sagitarria. (Apologies for spelling) these plants look very similar, I hope they were correctly marked. If not no biggie. But maybe someone can double check the ID's. The Sag wasnt marked as a dwarf but it is fairly small, and I would like to keep it such.

    Today all roots and leaves got snipped back.

    Heres the before:::

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    Heres the after :::

    (The cutoff)
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    And heres the end of night::

    Please note, this is night time w/ flash.
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    If requested I will redo some photos.

    Some of you may be thinking... , no java moss? Tomorrow my friends. Tomorrow.

    Thanks for the read!
     
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  2. BamBamSorg

    BamBamSorgWell Known MemberMember

    Can I ask a question? In the last photo in the middle the long plants what are they called? I got some just like those from someone but he didnt know what they were.
     
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    Skyy2112

    Skyy2112Valued MemberMember

    The long stems? Supposedly one is a cryptocoryn, and the other is a sagitaria. I'm unsure if this is 100%
     




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    Skyy2112

    Skyy2112Valued MemberMember

    I will post a few extra photos after work and help both of us out! =]
     
  5. BamBamSorg

    BamBamSorgWell Known MemberMember

    Yes they look a little red near their tips. They are in the backround and reaching the top of the tank
     
  6. BamBamSorg

    BamBamSorgWell Known MemberMember

    Ok thanks lol :)
     
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    Skyy2112

    Skyy2112Valued MemberMember

    Sorry I havent gotten to this yet, I was busy at a friends making my java moss tree. I plan to do updates on this today. Unfortionately I was in quite a hurry today and my girlfriend wasnt the happiest this morn, I hope the extra CO2 I added wont harm my shrimp. =\
     
  8. BamBamSorg

    BamBamSorgWell Known MemberMember

    Ok just try it as soon as possible :)
     
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    Skyy2112

    Skyy2112Valued MemberMember

    Red huh? None of mine are red. But heres a photo dump.
     
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    Skyy2112

    Skyy2112Valued MemberMember

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    This is the Crypt/Sag that was sold to me. Unsure which is which, I honestly think they are both Sag.

    Beneath this text is my 100% Crypt.

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    From my understandings Crypts have more curvy ends on the leaves.
     
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  11. BamBamSorg

    BamBamSorgWell Known MemberMember

    In the first photo in the backround thats that plant im talking about. Its the plant that looks like S. Repens.
     
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    Skyy2112

    Skyy2112Valued MemberMember

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  13. BamBamSorg

    BamBamSorgWell Known MemberMember

    Ohh I see thank u so much! :)
     




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