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mini AVs

This is a discussion on mini AVs within the The Jungle forums, part of the Land Plants category; At least I hope they prove to be -- they were billed as such.... [Supposedly ...

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    At least I hope they prove to be -- they were billed as such.... [Supposedly they should have a maximum spread of 6". I'm hoping for a lot smaller!]

    I've got a plethora of them though and finding them homes may become an issue. I started them from leaves that someone sent me and each one gave rise to at least 3 plants. To add to the future chaos, someone I chat with is supposed to send me some leaves mini-mini AVs which size-wise would be more in keeping w/ what I had hoped to have in my terrs.

    I do like the 2 types that have bloomed thus far:

    Little Pueblo Girl -- I'm really happy w/ this one -- the flower color is a lot like Arkansas (the humonguos AV I plan on getting rid of come spring) and I like the shape of the leaves.



    Rob's Loose Noodle -- Wasn't thrilled with the flower color at first but it has really grown on me


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    Both are really beautiful. I have only one AV. Diane sent it to me a couple of years ago. It just grows and blooms so nicely in the window of my kitchen. Of the two you post here, I like the color of the second one (blue). The first one's leaves are so perfect though, so it is hard to decide which I like the most. hehe..

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    Oh I love them both !!!! Beautiful
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    Love the purple one. Where is it planted with all the other plants around it?

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    Used to grow these and then started to propagate them and soon I had to turn over the house to them, so I gave them all away and started growing orchids.

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    I love the second one

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phyrex View Post
    Love the purple one. Where is it planted with all the other plants around it?
    It's in my 90 gal terr


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    They are both beautiful.

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