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    Default Not sure what plant this or why it's turning brown


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    Heyy I'm having difficulties with this plant. I have a few planted in aquarium they seem to start dieing one day then the next look half decent. Not sure what the plant is or why it is dieing could use some help. Thanks
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    Im pretty sure that its not aquatic,thus the browning.

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    Really? The pet store sold it to me as aquatic. Any idea what type of plant it is?

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    Really? The pet store sold it to me as aquatic. Any idea what type of plant it is?
    + 1 to smaug.

    Looks like Mondo Grass to me, More on it here. Take it out before it simply rots away.

    Lots of things are sold lots of ways lol, This is a good example of why it's important to always research anything you intend to put into your tank.

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    Having said that, Just because it's a stupid question doesn't mean that it shouldn't be asked. It's better to know.

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    Yes, agreed that it looks like Mondo grass which is definitely not aquatic.
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    It really does look like mondo grass however. I took one of the plants out and it simply dried up rather quickly and doesn't look to healthy at all.

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