View Full Version : need help with plant ID

05-16-2010, 03:30 AM
ok so i found this plant growing on the side of the house where some water pools and theres shade the whole time, it was growing in between the cement, it looks a lot like HC cuba, well atleast form the hc pics i have seen, i picked it up cause i saw that it grows side ways and not so much up.

about 4 days ago i put the first tuft of it in the tank, just put the roots right into the gravel, a fw leaves died but then i started dosing with api leaf zone and excel and it seems to be taking now here is a pic of the first tuft


here is a pic of the lil bit i put it today, this time i made sure to grab a piece that had good roots and was growing sideways


since it seems to grow on the cement where water pools im really hoping that it takes and grows to make a carpet.

ill be trimming it to encourage runners, if it starts growing stringy

so what do you guys think it is?

05-16-2010, 03:31 AM
Looks alot like hc,like you say.

05-16-2010, 03:45 AM
is it a possibility that it might be HC? i live in Tampa FL

05-16-2010, 09:45 AM
looks like bacopa monnieri.. moneywort to me

05-16-2010, 10:06 AM
You posted this in general already. I think its baccopa monnieri

Lady Hobbs
05-16-2010, 01:37 PM
Please post your questions only one time.