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    I recently purchased this plant that was called a Crypt Sprial. Obviously, that is incorrect as there is no spiraling going on here altho the plant has tripled in size in 6 weeks and going nuts. I pulled it out to show you the roots to help in identifying.

    I don't even know if it's a crypt. Never saw such fast growth from them before. I would like a tank full of them.........whatever they are.
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    woo thats a lot of growth in such a short time, I have no clue on IDing the plant, but I like the bosemini rainbow in the back :)

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    Maybe they are spirals??????

    http://www.azgardens.com/p-33-crypto...-spiralis.aspx

    Just saw this link and they sure look like they do here so guess I was wrong. (again)

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    Looks more like a member of the sword family to me...when I first saw the pic due to the leaf shape. But it could be a spiralis x something to give it those straight leaves as the core shape of the leaves are similar to the spiralis just without any sort of spiraling.
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    yep, that's spiralis, retro spiralis has a ruffled edge to the leaf, no spirals
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    Kool. I really like them. Thanks

    The fast growth makes me want to order about 6 more. LOL

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    Nice! Where did you order them from?
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