Regular Update Archive

  • Although I’ve always been a little interested in micropropagation, my recent obession with Cryptocoryne is what pushed me into actually trying it out. Cryptocoryne are not exactly fast growing plants....

    Cryptocoryne tissue culture / micropropagation Part 2

    Although I’ve always been a little interested in micropropagation, my recent obession with Cryptocoryne is what pushed me into actually trying it out. Cryptocoryne are not exactly fast growing plants....

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  • Recently, I was copied on an email from Claus Kettner in which he describes adding a water pump to his crypt setup. Google translates the email as follows: Dear Friends,...

    A peek at Claus Kettner’s setup

    Recently, I was copied on an email from Claus Kettner in which he describes adding a water pump to his crypt setup. Google translates the email as follows: Dear Friends,...

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    Cryptocoryne tissue culture / micropropagation Part 1

    Due to popular demand, I’ve written up a series of articles on Micropropagation of Cryptocoryne. This is the first of a series of articles to come. Introduction Micropropagation is a...

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  • I know a number of crypt enthusiasts follow this blog, so I figured it’d be easiest to post my request right here. If you go out and visit wild populations...

    Seeds please

    I know a number of crypt enthusiasts follow this blog, so I figured it’d be easiest to post my request right here. If you go out and visit wild populations...

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  • From time to time, I have some Crypts available for sale / trade. I’ve been getting numerous emails regarding plants I have available. Instead of trying to reply back to...

    Available Crypts

    From time to time, I have some Crypts available for sale / trade. I’ve been getting numerous emails regarding plants I have available. Instead of trying to reply back to...

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  • Cryptocoryne of Peninsular Malaysia by Ahmad Sofiman Othman, Niels Jacobsen, Mashhor Mansor Review by Ghazanfar Ghori There are only a handful good reference books available today on aquarium plants and...

    Cryptocoryne of Peninsular Malaysia book review

    Cryptocoryne of Peninsular Malaysia by Ahmad Sofiman Othman, Niels Jacobsen, Mashhor Mansor Review by Ghazanfar Ghori There are only a handful good reference books available today on aquarium plants and...

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  • I haven’t had the chance to update my blog in a while. I’ve just been way too busy recently and haven’t had time to download and edit pictures to put...

    Missing in action?

    I haven’t had the chance to update my blog in a while. I’ve just been way too busy recently and haven’t had time to download and edit pictures to put...

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  • Well, I’m back from the AGA Convention. I’m exhausted – but wow! That was a great convention. I won’t get into too many details on the convention itself, but I...

    Update on crypts

    Well, I’m back from the AGA Convention. I’m exhausted – but wow! That was a great convention. I won’t get into too many details on the convention itself, but I...

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