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    Default Can anyone ID this plant?


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    I've been looking on the internet and through my relatively outdated aquarium plant books and everytime I think I've found it, I take a closer look through diff pictures and realize that its not what it is at all. Just got it on monday. Was told it is a relatively easy grower, doesnt need CO2 (which my tank does not have, so I stick to easy keepers) anyway, if anyone knows, it would be much appreciated! I'd like to make sure I have it set up properly in my tank. Thanks :)

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    I'm not great with plants but, it looks like a type of narrow leaf hygrophila to me. At least that will give you somewhere to start looking.
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    its a start! thanks! :)

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    I'm pretty sure that's sunset hygro. It may be a narrowleaf version.

    I've been looking for some for my 75G, where did you get it?
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    You may want to try and PM them-I haven't seen them posting recently.
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    Hygrophila shouldn't be hard to find. Check your local fish stores periodically.
    If their selection is really bad, the local aquarium club may host auctions periodically, the local classifieds are a good place to look, as well as online sites like Ebay or aquabid.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrNic View Post
    I'm pretty sure that's sunset hygro. It may be a narrowleaf version.

    I've been looking for some for my 75G, where did you get it?
    This year a bunch of the hobby's stem plants have been outlawed by New York State for being invasive to the environment . You should check your state and city laws. This might be why it's hard to find. Always practice responsible fish keeping everyone.
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