In the Market for Very blue corals!

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  1. ritter6788

    ritter6788 Coral Fraud Private Eye Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Reef Spotlight Award Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award

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    I have a blue plating sponge that is bluer than all those acro. Lol just as blue anyway.
     
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    Miyagi tort
     
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    This thread is not as useful without pictures!!! No I have to google everything.
     
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    You need to search the forums for Heart of the Ocean, HOTO.
     
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    Dilan Patel Valuable Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Yeahb Pictures would be much appreciated:)
     
  7. Maritimer

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    Don't know if it's been mentioned yet, but I picked up a "Jason Fox Barney" over the weekend that's a truly vibrant blue-violet color, with redder polyps. Photo is of mine, but low-quality photo of a new frag. There are far better pix out there . . .

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    ~Bruce
     
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    Tyree Blue Matrix
     
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    I had a nice Hawkins colony that had blues, greens and turquoise. Lost it to Dinos this past Spring.
     
  10. maroun.c

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    Blue Oregon tort by far the nicest and most deep blue, blue matrix, and blue efflo.
     
  11. Matthias K.

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    Here is my blue pride. I never found that blue somewhere else in german stores. Unfortunatelly difficult to take good pictures with phone :-(

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    This is a fine example of true sapphire Mille.If you ever in LA let me know. I will cut you a frag.

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    That's truly a beauty to behold . Wish you could ship man !!! I have been searching for a true one for ages .

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    It's about time someone posted the blue matrix! I agree with most on here, Oregon tort is one of the most all-through blue corals. I have a coral called Vivds Cold Fusion that is a beautiful baby blue color and has kept it over the past 4 months.
     
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    My Oregon Tort from @Greg79 is the bluest I've ever seen.
     
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    From the pics that I've seen so far HOTO seems to be the bluest thing out there, but I've never seen it in person. I'll have to admire others who have that piece instead and stick to my oldies. Here's how a couple of the pieces mentioned above look like in my tank. My macro setup picks up a lot of details so the colors are more spread out.

    Tyree blue matrix. Exposed portion not blocked by the piece above it.
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    Oregon tort
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    Another oldie that's blue that hasn't been mentioned. Becker tort.
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    Oregon blue tort the deepest most vibrant blue
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    Blue matrix a shiny blue but the polyps tale away from the blue

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    I've fire echinata a different kind of angelic blue :)

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    Vivid cold fusion
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    My Oregon tort
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    Got this from harrys frags. It is very blue IMG_1764.JPG
     
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