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Re: Growing Aroids in Planted Ripariums

  • Subject: Re: Growing Aroids in Planted Ripariums
  • From: "Marek Argent" <abri1973@wp.pl>
  • Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2009 19:55:15 +0100

Hello,

This Dieffenbachia is 'Camilla' cultivar.
http://www.wschowa.com/abrimaal/araceum/dieffenbachia/camilla.htm

Best,
Marek


----- Original Message ----- 
From: <dbiggs@xantusidesign.net>
To: <aroid-l@gizmoworks.com>
Sent: Tuesday, December 29, 2009 9:11 AM
Subject: [Aroid-l] Growing Aroids in Planted Ripariums


> Hi All, I haven't posted in some time, but I have an update for one of my
> riparium setups. I replanted the little 20-gallon tank that I have here in
> the living room. Here is a shot that I got from the other night.
>
> http://hydrophytesblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/23-xii-09-tank-i-m1.jpg
>
> All of the background plants are aroids. This shot from above shows them a
> little better.
>
> http://hydrophytesblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/23-xii-09-tank-ii-m.jpg
>
> The plants are, from left, Spathiphyllum 'Petite', Alocasia amazaonica
> 'Polly' (maybe?), Spathiphyllum ?, Diffenbachia ?, Spathiphyllum 'Golden
> Glow', Cyrtosperma johnstonii.
>
> I acquired most of these as potted houseplants from the grocery store and
> places like Home Depot--hence the incomplete variety information. I
> suppose that the C. johnstonii is the only thing of much botanical
> interest. I also like the 'Golden Glow' Spath. because it is unusual.
> These plants have all grown well in here. I am especially pleased that the
> Cyrtosperma has done so well--I wondered about that one. It will
> eventually become too large for this enclosure, but it is still only about
> 10" (25cm) tall and growing slowly. It grows a new leaf only every 4 weeks
> or so. Here is a shot of one of the unusual leaves of this plant.
>
> http://hydrophytesblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/21-xi-09-cyrtosperma-johnstonii-ii-m.jpg
>
> The little foreground plants that you can see in the shade of the aroids
> include a couple of different Pilea sp. and Hypoestes sp.. There are a few
> different Cryptocoryne gorwing in the underwater area. Fish include
> peacock gudgeons (Tateurndina ocellicauda), pygmy cories (Corydoras
> pygmaeus) and a poecilid livebearer (Poeciliopsis prolifica). The fish
> make a nice display too. I especially enjoy the little cory cats.
>
> Cheers,
>
> Devin Biggs
>
>
>
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