Cheers for the reply,s guys,what i am going to do after a closer look,is cut all the old leaves off and see what happens because there is new...
Hi all, I got some of the above plant when I was at vivarium,it was emersed
Form,it has been doing realy well for the last three weeks,but I just...
I planted the two pots yesterday,I am using it as a background plant so all put in individually,hopefully it will turn out as nice as George lot,I...
Cheers Danny boy :thumbup: ,
Hi all,just got myself a couple of pots of the above,i have looked at the tropica site but can,t find the info i want,does anyone know if this...
Not being rude but take a look at the planting guides,
Staurogoyne repens is a tough plant,but to be honest in my opinion you will struggle to grow most plants with a plec in your tank,
Mine is now on its way thanks to TGM .
As per title is there a new 2010 edition out yet,
Hi Andy,i can only second what james has said,you saw it in my setup last week and it does well and i dont do anything special,it has 2 54w tubes...
Hi Barry,i must say mate i think you may have been short changed,i have had the same plant and the bulb didnt look nothing like that,it was brown...
Hi Andy,i used trim it like any other stem,then as i said i had a long chat with trols anderson (Tropica MD)and he said they found that if cut...
when i had this plant as a carpet i found once its well established the harder you trim it back the better and lower it grows,(this was...
i would say its due to your blunt scissors,its a case of nothing like the right tools for the job,you get what you pay for and i know they are not...
Hi just trim it the same as normal and plant the cutting,you should get new growth at the cut in a few days,
I planted my c,helferi just as you would vallis and most other root plants,just trim the roots back to about a quarter of an inch and...
Hi cee bee,
if I'm not mistaken it looks like riccia to me ?
Hi,the best carpeting plant I have grown in Eco complete was pogostemon helferi,
grew welll looked great,
Hi,the first plant is microsorum pteropus,and the second one looks like echinodorus uruguayensis,
What about one of our sponsers TGM,there plants come already grown submersed,
Hi its juncus repens,regards john
What pic ?
Hi sari I can only repeat what ceg has allready said,I had 2 plants that grew through the top of my tank which is 60cm tall,it would be a gorgeous...
Hi Matt,i had some fisidens from tgm on the 17th may,tied it as soon as i got home and its growing quite fast,
Tut tut Clarke,with the sale of those crypts it should be the first thing you buy.
Hi amy,nearly all plants (the ones I've grown anyway)will grow taller than stated in any book,as they all have one aim and that is to make use of...
Hi looks like ludwigia repens to me,( Rubin if it turns red)
Hi clarke,take a look in my journal to see how i have planted it in my setup,
Hi George ,I think there's a complament in there, nice to see you have confidence in me.
See you at Graeme's on the 16th may.
Hi Ceg, hows it going in sunny miami ?,thanks for the info i have always wanted to try it but thought my water was too hard, i will get some from...
Hi all,has anyone had any joy with this plant in hard water,?regards john.--
i trimmed it like a stem once and it just melted and never grew back,
i am growing this plant at the moment,as ceg says it does grow very slowly but i have a lot of flow,and high co2,i dose easy carbo and...
Hi ,i agree with the above,i run 5bps on my setup and add 15mls of easycarbo everyday and my blyxa has done well since day one,regards john.
Hi Dan,thanks for the info,regards john.
take a look at hellofalumps nano in the journals section,regards john
Hi All,does this plant require pruneing to get the best out of it,also is it best to trim off the leaves when first planting (like hair grass)...
Hi Milla,thanks mate i will be planting them on saturday,regards john
Hi all,can you give me some tips on growing and trimming the above plants please,do i need to trim the plants before planting,regards john.
Hi,i float mine in the tank for up to a week some times and i find the plants adapt a lot better,regards john
Hi,it looks to big to be c,parva it looks like c,wendtii green to me,regards john.
Hi All,i have this plant in my setup and i can assure you after a period of about six weeks it goes from compact to very tall,i wouldnt bother...
Hi Andy,thanks mate it wont take long then,regards john
Hi Ed,thanks very much i just wanted a rough idea how long to leave the cable ties on for,regards john
Hi All, :?: Roughly how long do the roots take to attach them selfs to wood and rocks,regards john
Hi Ceg, thinking about it i havent altered my feeding patern but reading Matts reply made me think it may be an algae thing because i have started...
High all,just recently i have noticed some of the leaf edges are going black is this due to some deficiency in nutrients,the plants in question...
Hi,try some fishing line but dont tie it too tight,regards john.
hi,the Tropica web site has a comprehencive listing of plants on there site,regards john.
Hi Voo, thanks for the info,regards john
Hi Oatfish, thanks pm sent,regards john
Hi all,i would like some of this moss for my new aquascape,is there anywhere in the uk that sells it? i know its available from aquatic magic but...
Hi aaronnorth, are you planting it for the first time? if so this is how i did mine, before planting it is best to trim the roots to encourage new...
Hi all, jesus i need to spend more time on here i am missing so much TGM looks an awsome place whens the meet going to be, i am deffo in on this...
Hi there, what about pogstemon helferi a very nice plant with an unusual leaf patern it may give you what you are looking for,regards john :) :)
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