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By elaineo
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TheRavensLetters wrote:I really like to grow aquatic plants, I love that they function as a living water filter. And I think the roots on water lettuce are beautiful. This particular water lettuce is decended from a clump that I got as a gift from one of my best friends who used to work at a plant nursery.

The fish is a female betta named Creampie
There was a thread about using aquatic plants to reduce TDS and clean up the water for CPs, in case you are interested: floating-plants-vs-tds-t51421.html
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By Panman
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Less than 24 hours left. We have had some new entries in the past week and they have moved quickly up the leader board. If you haven't already, check out the newest posts and be sure to give a thumbs up to your favorites.

Here are today's standings:
slicric78 11
Shadowtski 10
Panman 10
Garden_Nymph 9
evenwind 8
Stratofortress 8
DesertPat 8
ChefDean 7
tracieh 7
Hendre 7
elaineo 7
Ewreck 7
Supercazzola 6
DragonsEye 6
Adelae 6
TrapsAndDews 6
sundewd 6
TheRavensLetters 6
thepitchergrower 5
Cosmickitty 5
Carnies 4
Nocturne 4
plantnerdjules 4
-stanly- 4
albertburrito 4
Dan V 4
Bill Phoenix 4
loanAdam 4
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By thepitchergrower
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Um, you might want to check those results? My pic got 6 likes. Don't have to change it, I'm not going to win anyways.
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By thepitchergrower
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Wait what? Someone removed a like from my post a few minutes ago.... :?
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By Panman
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thepitchergrower wrote: Mon Jan 31, 2022 6:40 pm Wait what? Someone removed a like from my post a few minutes ago.... :?
It happens
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By thepitchergrower
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Just a bit confusing...
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By CPhunter101
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There is absolutely no chance of me winning this contest... But, I wanted to show this cool succelent that I grow. It was given to me from a friend and it's been doing really well.
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By thepitchergrower
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CPhunter101 wrote: Mon Jan 31, 2022 8:19 pm There is absolutely no chance of me winning this contest... But, I wanted to show this cool succelent that I grow. It was given to me from a friend and it's been doing really well.
Echeveria agavoides?
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By CPhunter101
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Thanks! Now I know what it's called. :D
I have to say, mine is much more robust than the pics on google.
I think the secret to growing succelents is light, the more light it gets, the larger it'll grow.
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By TheRavensLetters
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elaineo wrote: Mon Jan 31, 2022 4:08 am
TheRavensLetters wrote:I really like to grow aquatic plants, I love that they function as a living water filter. And I think the roots on water lettuce are beautiful. This particular water lettuce is decended from a clump that I got as a gift from one of my best friends who used to work at a plant nursery.

The fish is a female betta named Creampie
There was a thread about using aquatic plants to reduce TDS and clean up the water for CPs, in case you are interested: floating-plants-vs-tds-t51421.html
That is an awesome idea! I'm going to try this with the duckweed I have, thank you for sharing
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By Panman
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The results are in, and we have a run-off. Tied with 11 votes are @slicric78 and @Shadowtski. So here is how the run-off will work. I will create a new run-off thread. Votes will be collected until 8pm tomorrow evening. The person with the most votes gets to claim the prize.

Find the run-off thread here!
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By Panman
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Shadowtski wrote: Tue Jan 04, 2022 3:40 pm Here is a Passiflora incarnata, aka Passion Flower.
A tropical plant surviving outside in Milwaukee, Wisconsin for over 30 years.
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And the winner is @Shadowtski! Congratulations. PM me for details on claiming your prize.
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By Shadowtski
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Panman wrote: Thu Feb 03, 2022 3:50 pm And the winner is @Shadowtski! Congratulations. PM me for details on claiming your prize.
Thank you Panman.
Thank You to everyone who voted for me.
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