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Old 10-17-2004, 08:03 AM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Hi every body:

Thanks for create this wonderfull site, congratulations for the team moderators and the administrator.

Sorry by the gramatical and ortography mistakes, but my mother lenguaje is spanish.

I am a mad for the plants and I have a great collection, especialty the genus Cryptocoryne. I have 25 aquariums of 25g and a experiment with many substrates and others factors.
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Old 10-17-2004, 08:16 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Hello! I really like the aspect of this hobby that we can share it with so many people from all over the world through the internet. Nice to "meet" you!
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Old 10-17-2004, 08:29 AM   #3 (permalink)
 
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Hola,

I am a crypt grower as well, I'm sure you have found Jan's site. There is also a Crypt's mailing list as well.

con mucho gusto,

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Hola Javier,

Welcome to APC! You have quite a few Crypt specialists on this board. Are there many plant enthusiasts in Chile?

Bienvenido a APC! Aqui tenemos muchos expertos en Cryptocorynes. Hay muchos fanaticos de las plantas en Chile?

Saludos,
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Old 10-17-2004, 09:47 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Pleased to meet you.

You can't help but love those Crypts.
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Welcome to APC! Be sure to stop by the "Crypt Nuts" forum!
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Old 10-17-2004, 10:58 AM   #7 (permalink)
 
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Bienvenidos a APC.

A mi tambien me gusta mucho los Cryptocorynes.
I like Cryptocorynes a lot as well.

Possiblemente podemos hacer escambios de plantas.
Perhaps we can make a plant trade.

Carlos
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Old 10-17-2004, 11:00 AM   #8 (permalink)
 
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Hola Javier,

Welcome to APC! You have quite a few Crypt specialists on this board. Are there many plant enthusiasts in Chile?

Bienvenido a APC! Aqui tenemos muchos expertos en Cryptocorynes. Hay muchos fanaticos de las plantas en Chile?

Saludos,
Thanks all for your welcome !!! :P

Some years ago in my contry we only have a few species, the most populars and rustic plant like Egeria sp, Cryptocoryne affinis, C. becketti, C. parva, C. undulata, H. polysperma, Ludwigia repens, Microsorium sp., Vallisneria sp., Echinodorus amazonicus , E. horizontalis, Vesicularia dubyana, and others. All in emersed culture at low prices (US$ 1 to 2.5).

In 1998 I know Cubics (nickname) and with the help of Internet a start a new period in my acuarism, try with substrat compost with clay, humus and peat moss, add CO2 by DYS and alot of light. In the same time we do the first importation of plants more dificult and expensive. At this point born a gruop of people in my contry who work to change the poor diversity of species and stay live in the time.

Actually I have the following species:

Anubias barteri var. nana
Anubias barteri var. bonsai
Anubias barteri var. coffeefolia
Anubias barteri var. barteri
Anubias barteri var. Caladiifolia
Anubias afzelii
Anubias congensis
Aponogeton boivinianus
Aponogeton crispus
Aponogeton madagascariensis
Aponogeton ulvaceus
Bacopa monnieri
Blyxa sp.
Bolbitis heudelotii
Cabomba caroliniana
Ceratopteris cornuta
Ceratopteris thalictroides
Crinum calamistratum
Crinum thaianum
Cryptocoryne affinis
Cryptocoryne balansae
Cryptocoryne beckettii
Cryptocoryne ciliata
Cryptocoryne cordata
Cryptocoryne crispatula
Cryptocoryne parva
Cryptocoryne petchii
Cryptocoryne undulata
Cryptocoryne walkeri
Cryptocoryne wendtii var. brown
Cryptocoryne wendtii var. Green
Cryptocoryne willisii var. Lucens
Didiplis diandra
Echinodorus amazonicus
Echinodorus barthii
Echinodorus bleheri
Echinodorus horizontalis
Echinodorus longiscapus
Echinodorus martii
Echinodorus parviflorus
Echinodorus parviflorus var. tropica
Echinodorus quadricostatus
Echinodorus rubin
Echinodorus uruguayensis
Echinodorus red ozelot
Echinodorus indian red
Egeria densa
Eleocharis parvula
Eleocharis vivipara
Glossostigma elatinoides
Heteranthera zosterifolia
Hydrocotyle leucocephala
Hygrophila corymbosa
Hygrophila difformis
Hygrophila polysperma
Hygrophila polysperma rosanervis
Lilaeopsis brasilensis
Limnophila sessiliflora
Lobelia cardinalis
Ludwigia repens
Lysimachia nummularia
Marsilea crenata
Macaya fluviatilis
Micranthemum micranthemoides
Microsorum pteropus
Microsorum pteropus var. windelov
Myriophyllum aquaticum
Nymphaea sp.
Riccia fluitans
Rotala wallichii
Rotala rotundifolia
Sagittaria platyphylla
Sagittaria subulata
Sagittaria pusilla
Vallisneria americana var. americana
Vallisneria spiralis var. Spiralis
Vesicularia dubyana


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Old 10-17-2004, 12:43 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Wow! That's one impressive list.
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Old 10-17-2004, 12:53 PM   #10 (permalink)
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It looks like what Ghazanfar used to have in his 75 gallon tank.
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