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By HeliamphoraWalnut
Posts:  1755
Joined:  Wed Feb 04, 2015 2:10 am
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Just thought I'd share pics of my utric tub.
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By Sakaaaaa
Posts:  1024
Joined:  Thu May 12, 2016 2:18 pm
#297114
Is that gibba? Also how do you keep the water lettuce (pistia) in check? Mine grows craaazyyyy in my fishpond (no utrics)
By HeliamphoraWalnut
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Joined:  Wed Feb 04, 2015 2:10 am
#297121
If I have too many, I take some out and put it into my fish tank. If there's too much there, I put them in my lotus bucket.
I actually don't know what utric it is. Probabaly gibba
By Fishkeeper
Posts:  732
Joined:  Sat Dec 03, 2016 10:59 pm
#297128
Looks like U. gibba to me. Pretty neat stuff. Does it ever flower?
Also, are there any critters in it, aside from tiny invertebrates that the bladderwort eats?
By HeliamphoraWalnut
Posts:  1755
Joined:  Wed Feb 04, 2015 2:10 am
#297156
There are tiny snails that keep the algae in check, and some tiny water fleas and mayfly larvae that I introduced into the tub that I collected form the creek behind my house

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