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Old 05-25-2007, 12:15 PM   #1
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I am pretty sur eI have L. Repens but want to know for sure.



This is my plant and I was told by someone else that it might be L. Ovalis. Is there any tell tale traight that makes it easy to identify Repens from Ovalis?
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Old 05-25-2007, 01:57 PM   #2
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What i have that i thought was repens doesnt have such long oval leaves. Mine are smaller and more "circular" in shape
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Looks like Ludwigia repens to me.
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I am with Rkilling1 that is regular old repens. Looks nice and healthy.
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the budding looks like lud. repens, but....

to me it looks like a hygro. look at the pointed bottom pink leaf and the veins.


i'll even go so far as to say hygrophylia poly even
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Old 05-28-2007, 09:18 AM   #6
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I think that the bottom leaf is tilted in such a way it does resemble hygro but the rest of the plant is a dead givaway. Definately L. repens.
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