Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ finally arrived! 

My new Green Gecko Crypt arrived yesterday. It took 8 days from Hong Kong. Crypt seems to be fine… of course, some leaves melted, but overall it looks great.

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ 7.5.2012 (just arrived)

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ 7.5.2012 (just arrived)

Edit 12.5.2012: Already planted some Green Gecko(s)… I am going to give it a try in emersed form next week.

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ - just planted 12.5.2012

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ – just planted 12.5.2012

Update 29.7.2012: Green Gecko has got nice colours, new leaves are a bit reddish.

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ 29-7-2012 (submersed)

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ 29-7-2012 (submersed), 2.5 months old

 

For more photos of submersed Green Gecko see: ‘Green Gecko‘ gone wild! Gone red!

 

Edit 27.5.2012: Recently I have planted it also in a pot to try emersed form. Since 15.5.2012 (planted) it has got 2 new emersed leaves.

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ - planted 15.5.2012 (emersed)

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ – planted 15.5.2012 (emersed)

Update 27.7.2012:

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ 27-7-2012 (emersed), 2.5 months old

Cryptocoryne wendtii ‘Green Gecko’ 27-7-2012 (emersed), 2.5 months old