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By elaineo
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Yuri wrote: Thu Jun 23, 2022 1:15 am Amazing plant. Wich substrate are u using?
Thanks! It comes from good genetics :) I'm using 90% perlite, 10% live/dried sphagnum
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By madrone
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elaineo wrote:I'm using 90% perlite, 10% live/dried sphagnum
That's it! Maybe if I try that substrate my cyclosecta won't hate me. Not sure why I struggle with that species, but it just never resembles the glorious purple gems that I see in other people's pictures.

Yours is beautifully grown!
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