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Cryptocoryne help.

This is a discussion on Cryptocoryne help. within the Aquatic Plants and Plant Care forums, part of the Water Gardening category; Anyone know how to make Cryptocorynes flower? I've got these in my vivarium for humidity ...

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    Default Cryptocoryne help.

    Anyone know how to make Cryptocorynes flower?
    I've got these in my vivarium for humidity control, and to keep their roots nice and wet.




    They look happy, but no inflorescense yet.

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    Beautiful plant ! I looked it up on the web did not find any info. on blooming it .
    It sure looks happy Gin

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    Even if you can't get it to bloom it is a beautiful lush green!!
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    ummm... is that an orchid?

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    I can't see that its an orchid genus, Colin.

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    It is an aquatic plant ..Likes wet . G

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    Quote Originally Posted by Piper
    I can't see that its an orchid genus, Colin.

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    oh.... ok, thanks Jane





    methinks someone has someone on their mind... so not fair, the good looking ones always are more popular... maybe that's why guys like moi and Seinfeld have to be funny

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    Tim-O, I'm sure that was funny in Aussie, but I didn't get it...

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    Thanks guys and gals.
    Actually its an Arum, Araceae family. Like Anthuriums, Peace lillys, etc....
    Thats my other favorite type of plant to have.
    And yes, I will keep it forever and ever so long as it looks so lush!

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    My experience with Anthuriums has been that they like periodic bright light to set bloom. I drag mine out of the house into bright light and when I take them back in 1 1/2-2 weeks later and they set bud. Could be just luck though.
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