Regular Update Archive

  • I’ve been really busy at work this week so I haven’t had time to take any pictures. However, I did pick up a few plants of C. ciliata this week...

    This week…

    I’ve been really busy at work this week so I haven’t had time to take any pictures. However, I did pick up a few plants of C. ciliata this week...

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  • I received some new plants today from a good friend of mine who’s having incredible success with this species and variety. The plants arrived in very good shape, with several...

    New plants – Cryptocoryne

    I received some new plants today from a good friend of mine who’s having incredible success with this species and variety. The plants arrived in very good shape, with several...

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  • Last year when GWAPA visited Florida Aquatic Nurseries, we spotted a new crypt varient in their ‘R&D’ section. It peaked our interest back then and several of us were talking...

    Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Florida Sunset’

    Last year when GWAPA visited Florida Aquatic Nurseries, we spotted a new crypt varient in their ‘R&D’ section. It peaked our interest back then and several of us were talking...

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  • Last week I received a few new plants. Most of them got here in pretty good shape – I hope they survive – thrive. Cryptocoryne ferruginea ‘Bau’ Cryptocoryne griffithi ‘Panti’...

    New crypts!

    Last week I received a few new plants. Most of them got here in pretty good shape – I hope they survive – thrive. Cryptocoryne ferruginea ‘Bau’ Cryptocoryne griffithi ‘Panti’...

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  • This crypt was collected in Kota Tinggi. As far as I know, its real identity is still unknown. It seems to be an easy growing plant – several people in...

    Cryptocoryne sp. Kota Tinggi

    This crypt was collected in Kota Tinggi. As far as I know, its real identity is still unknown. It seems to be an easy growing plant – several people in...

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  • Cryptocoryne elliptica is the only crypt known to be able to propagate from a leaf cutting – similar to African Violets. I received this plant from Aaron talbot a few...

    Cryptocoryne elliptica

    Cryptocoryne elliptica is the only crypt known to be able to propagate from a leaf cutting – similar to African Violets. I received this plant from Aaron talbot a few...

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  • Along with Cryptcoryne, a lot of collectors also grow plants from the genus Lagenandra. They’re similar to crypts in that they’re also Aroids from SE Asia. They’re found primarily in...

    Lagenandra!

    Along with Cryptcoryne, a lot of collectors also grow plants from the genus Lagenandra. They’re similar to crypts in that they’re also Aroids from SE Asia. They’re found primarily in...

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  • I figured I’d post a picture up of my crypt setup. I’ll try to describe as much as I can, though its fairly simple. This picture is from about 3...

    My Setup

    I figured I’d post a picture up of my crypt setup. I’ll try to describe as much as I can, though its fairly simple. This picture is from about 3...

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