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Old 08-07-2011, 12:57 AM   #91
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Thanks Alisha

Are you talking about the right side or left? The right looks empty for me. The plants on the right are amazon swords, star grass and ludwigia. The one on the left is hygro.
*ha* Yep..that's what happens when I am tired....my fingers don't type what my mind is thinking...lol

Any idea what kind of hygro? Veryyy pretty!
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Free blyxa? Hum YEAH! lol
Just remind me. I started with around 10 plants that I bought from jetajockey and now I have at least 35. In a month I'll be able to split all of those and I'll have 70. Just imagine. Lol!
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How do you know when they are ready, and how do you split them exactly?
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Old 08-07-2011, 01:09 AM   #94
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*ha* Yep..that's what happens when I am tired....my fingers don't type what my mind is thinking...lol

Any idea what kind of hygro? Veryyy pretty!
Lol.

I had to check my plants list to see which hygro...
Common Name: Giant Hygro
Scientific Name: Nomaphila Stricta
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How do you know when they are ready, and how do you split them exactly?
The plant will split in to 2 or more stems from the base and you can carefully separate them.
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Question... What are your water params and temp that you keep shrimp and snails in with your discus?
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Question... What are your water params and temp that you keep shrimp and snails in with your discus?
pH 6.2 and temp is 86*F. I have corydoras and GBRs as well. I "drip acclimated all of them.
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It's been a while since I last updated this thread... Got rid of the 55g. Took out all the stemmed plants and ground covers in the 125g then added a bunch of crypts. Also added a few more cardinal tetras and replaced my discus with a higher grade. I'm just keeping this tank simple. Doesn't look natural anymore because I added aeration for the discus (higher oxygen level=better growth). Still running the CO2 system but it gets off-gassed really fast and I've been refilling my CO2 tank more than usual. Here are some pics...
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The tank looked like this a couple months ago...
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