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Grotrax Biodegradable Grass Seed Mat 100 sqft Year Round Green Grass Seed and Fertilizer All in One for Lawns Dog Patches Shade Just Roll Water Grow No Fake or Artificial Grass

Last Updated: June 6, 2022 (Refresh Now)
5.6
SCORE
/10
Total Reviews
953
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Unverified
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Review Analysis - 902 recent, verified reviews

Detailed Mode
Usage
 160
easy, grass, yard, instructions, followed
+79%
-21%
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" ...  Follow the instructions for a successful planting.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to grow  ...  "
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" ...  As long as you follow the directions you will have no problem.  ...  "
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" ...  It was very easy to use and no need to be a rocket scientist.  ...  "
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" ...  It's easy and comes in FAST.  ...  "
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" ...  I since bought more of this as I was encouraged to fill in more bare spots in my yard.  ...  "
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" ...  Received product in three days followed simple instructions and grass was coming out of ground on the fourth day.  ...  "
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" ...  Too easy to blow away.  ...  "
Reliability
 108
grass, 2 weeks, watered, growing, grow
+42%
-58%
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" ...  Watered this multiple times a day for over a month.  ...  "
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" ...  We ended up throwing it in the trash after many attempts over the course of several days.  ...  "
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" ...  Are use the product a month ago I had bought it earlier and unfortunately was unable to use it until a month ago very very very disappointed did everything it said hand watered it three times a day one blade of grass came up.  ...  "
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" ...  Does not work  ...  "
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" ...  The spring coming, I planting it last week  ...  "
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" ...  It has been four weeks now and NOTHING!  ...  "
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" ...  So I’ll be back in 6 weeks to update my review!  ...  "
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" ...  Does NOT work!  ...  "
Body
 98
grass, grow, times a day, day, seed
+50%
-50%
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" ...  Second, the material the seeds are in does not easily biodegrade. ... In addition to the material not degrading, it has covered the ground so nothing grows where it is spread. ... Instead of new grass, I have lengths of whitish material covering bare ground.  ...  "
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" ...  Uesd to fill empty flower bed  ...  "
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" ...  The spring coming, I planting it last week  ...  "
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" ...  It's been about two weeks since I rolled out the mat, anchored with small stakes to maintain contact with the soil, which had been steel raked in advance.  ...  "
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" ...  the green material did not disolve like it was suppose to.  ...  "
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" ...  When I started rolling it out I should have figured that it was substandard material because it ripped almost immediately.  ...  "
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" ...  Unless you go water it every hour (I’m not exaggerating) it just blows all over the yard in a tangled mess and it’s so frail when you try to untangle or replace it just rips to pieces  ...  "
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" ...  In fact, after the fourth week, it started flake into little pieces, we raked it up and still no evidence of any grass growth at all!  ...  "
Price
 96
money, waste your money, worth the money, complete, waste of time
+14%
-86%
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" ...  I don't recommend to buy this product is not good wasted money  ...  "
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" ...  Waste of money , I would rather take the money I paid for that and let it blow down the street in hopes that someone that needs it , will find it  ...  "
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" ...  In closing- as is - not worth the time nor money.  ...  "
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" ...  Absolute junk dont waste your time or money.  ...  "
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" ...  What a waste of money, watered 4 times a day for 4 days to keep wet . ... Save your dollars  ...  "
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" ...  Dislike waste of money  ...  "
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" ...  Waste of money  ...  "
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" ...  A waste of money, time and water!  ...  "
Cut
 82
grow, blade of grass, grew, one blade, seed
+63%
-37%
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" ...  I found they cut much easier with scissors then a blade . ... I spotted grass sprouting this morning lots of grass.  ...  "
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" ...  I lay the grass pad down can't wait to see the grass grow thank you.  ...  "
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" ...  We are about a week in and are seeing some little pieces of grass sprout up! ... It was easy to cut and lay down.  ...  "
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" ...  In a month I had full grass. ... I would definitely recommend for areas that are hard to grow grass.  ...  "
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" ...  Grass actually grows thick!  ...  "
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" ...  Only negative thing I can say is that the surrounding grass will not look as great, great problem to have one would say.  ...  "
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" ...  I laid the grass seed strips as instructed .  ...  "
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" ...  Not a single blade of grass grew  ...  "
Size
 40
roll, wet, stay in place, mat, times a day
+35%
-65%
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" ...  This crap tears easier than paper .  ...  "
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" ...  If you dont keep it wet, it will not stay in place, PERIOD.  ...  "
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" ...  This product is not what I expected, it is no thicker than a paper towel and definitely not worth the money.  ...  "
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" ...  Waste of money, won’t grow , won’t stay put just makes a mess  ...  "
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" ...  I bought the recommend lawn staples to hold it down, all that ended up happening was the paper machete tore and even the slightest wind sent the pieces flying away.  ...  "
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" ...  Nothing left to hold seed in place.  ...  "
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" ...  Didn’t adhere to the ground.  ...  "
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" ...  I had to use weed cloth staples to hold down against wind!  ...  "
Marketplace
 38
refund, advertised, picture, week, seller
+42%
-58%
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" ...  Wish I can get my money back!  ...  "
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" ...  I followed all the instructions and got very very little in return. ... Now I have 2 new roles that I cannot return.  ...  "
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" ...  Certainly not as described!  ...  "
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" ...  I was finally able to get ahold of them through Facebook and they said they don’t refund orders through Amazon EVEN THOUGH their return policy explicitly says they do if orders are placed with BDirect Online. ... They said it was up to amazon to return the money, but amazons policy says it has to be before 30 days and GROTRAX says you have to wait more than 30 days. ... Plus, you can't return something that has dissolved.  ...  "
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" ...  Unfortunately I waited to long and the return date had expired.  ...  "
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" ...  Rolling it up and sending it back.  ...  "
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" ...  Did not work, wish I could return.  ...  "
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" ...  No way to get refunded that I can see.  ...  "
Cleaning
 38
grass, mess, laid, seed, bare dirt
+24%
-76%
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" ...  The item didn’t work, water three times a day and pulled out all weeds and loosened dirt and still didn’t work.  ...  "
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" ...  It has been one month since we laid it and half of it is now mostly just dirt with a few sprigs of grass.  ...  "
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" ...  I left it alone and then when it dried over night, it was a jumbled mess.  ...  "
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" ...  Then when you water it, it shrinks and leaves a murky residue which would be OK if grass sprouted from this wet toilet paper-looking mess.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks more unkept than it did with the dirt.  ...  "
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" ...  Instsllwd on bare dirt. ... Applied dirt in top to help grow, but didn't .   ...  "
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" ...  Did not grow just made my yard look a mess  ...  "
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" ...  I did better with grass seed & dirt  ...  "
Marketplace / Marketplace
 23
picture, week, seller, described, thank
+52%
-48%
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" ...  The first picture was taken on 4/19/21 and the most recent was taken on 5/21/21.  ...  "
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" ...  You can see in the photos how they did right next to each other. ... It went so well I bought another 100 square feet and that is what you see in the last photos.  ...  "
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" ...  I placed an order for 2 more rolls.  ...  "
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" ...  I plan on ordering more !  ...  "
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" ...  and it worked exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  THANK YOU GROTRAX!!!  ...  "
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" ...  I’ll have to take another picture and attach that one later.  ...  "
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" ...  I will update after the 3 week mark with a picture.  ...  "
Dry
 18
wind, dries, watering, moist, dried
+17%
-83%
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" ...  It dries out within a few hours.  ...  "
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" ...  On 5th day Wind picked up a little and away it went , blew away like dry paper !  ...  "
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" ...  Also it dries out really fast.  ...  "
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" ...  I order 2 rolls one roll was drier so to speak than the other. ... Some of it took some is still dry “paper” bits around area.  ...  "
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" ...  Even with frequent watering, it dries out very quickly, so water does not provide enough weight to hold it down.  ...  "
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" ...  dried out in a hurry.  ...  "
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" ...  a bit of wind 💨 was enough to get this “💩 product” flying all over the place-wet or dry.  ...  "
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" ...  If I missed a day, it would dry up and flake or blow off.  ...  "
Marketplace / Product As Described
 13
picture, described, taken, pictures, photos
+62%
-38%
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" ...  I’ll have to take another picture and attach that one later.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m adding more images of how my backyard looks now.  ...  "
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" ...  and it worked exactly as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  The product works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  I will update after the 3 week mark with a picture.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  The first picture was taken on 4/19/21 and the most recent was taken on 5/21/21.  ...  "
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" ...  You can see in the photos how they did right next to each other. ... It went so well I bought another 100 square feet and that is what you see in the last photos.  ...  "
Marketplace / Returns
 12
refund, wish, sending, says, policy
-100%
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" ...  I contacted seller today and requested a refund but let's see how that goes.  ...  "
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" ...  I have to pay to return.  ...  "
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" ...  Did not work, wish I could return.  ...  "
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" ...  I was finally able to get ahold of them through Facebook and they said they don’t refund orders through Amazon EVEN THOUGH their return policy explicitly says they do if orders are placed with BDirect Online. ... They said it was up to amazon to return the money, but amazons policy says it has to be before 30 days and GROTRAX says you have to wait more than 30 days. ... Plus, you can't return something that has dissolved.  ...  "
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" ...  I followed all the instructions and got very very little in return. ... Now I have 2 new roles that I cannot return.  ...  "
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" ...  No way to get refunded that I can see.  ...  "
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" ...  Rolling it up and sending it back.  ...  "
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" ...  how can we get some sort of refund?  ...  "
Picture
 9
week, 3 weeks, roll, mark, 3
+89%
-11%
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" ...  The picture is after three weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture is about 3 weeks after rolling out.  ...  "
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" ...  I’ll have to take another picture and attach that one later.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is at the two week mark.  ...  "
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" ...  Pictures are after 2 weeks.  ...  "
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" ...  1st picture was a week ago after we laid Grotrax, 2nd picture 7 days later.  ...  "
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" ...  I will update after the 3 week mark with a picture.  ...  "
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" ...  The first picture was taken on 4/19/21 and the most recent was taken on 5/21/21.  ...  "
Performance
 8
works, time, grows, grass, far
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Grows extremely fast compared to traditional seeding. ... I always had a hard time getting grass to germinate and sprout, but this makes it extremely easy and fast.  ...  "
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" ...  Grows fast love it  ...  "
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" ...  Grew real fast.  ...  "
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" ...  Works pretty well, it starts growing fairly fast and looks good so far 2 months after.  ...  "
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" ...  By far the fastest grass I ever got from any product.  ...  "
Comfort
 8
ripped, hands, fall, wet, watered
+38%
-63%
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" ...  Used stakes to secure the pad.  ...  "
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" ...  It basically fell apart.  ...  "
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" ...  When I started rolling it out I should have figured that it was substandard material because it ripped almost immediately.  ...  "
Design
 7
paper, weeks, terrible, patches, patch
+57%
-43%
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" ...  What a cool concept!  ...  "
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" ...  The mat is made of what appears to be thin paper, much like toilet paper or paper towels.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks so easy and we were very excited.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks fabulous now.  ...  "
Network
 5
coverage, area, seed, roll, sq ft
+100%
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" ...  It actually works but there is not enough seed density for solid coverage, works best in shade.  ...  "
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" ...  I had about 1600 square feet of area which was covered with gravel so it was a lot of work, I was only able to get rid of about 80% of the gravel and I had to add some top soil to my ground after of course tilling it.  ...  "
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" ...  Never the less, the grass seed grew immediately and although the coverage is thin due to the area that it spread in, it still grew and is maturing.  ...  "
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" ...  I just order another 400 square feet.  ...  "
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" ...  I had to prune trees for ideal sun and wanted perfect coverage  ...  "
Food
 5
still, rye, eat, birds
+40%
-60%
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" ...  I raked it up and threw it in the trash and planted seeds.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought the Bermuda Rye that Grotrax claimed that it will “thrive in the summer heat”.  ...  "
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" ...  It blows away, animals and birds still eat the seeds.  ...  "
Marketplace / Delivery
 4
+100%
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" ...  Saw sprouts after 4 days.  ...  "
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" ...  I went ahead and just ordered.  ...  "
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" ...  I had hoped to order more but delivery was going to take a month, hopefully what I bought instead works just as well.  ...  "
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" ...  Received product in timely matter.  ...  "
Camera
 4
well, week, post
+75%
-25%
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" ...  My pics are week 1 and week 2.  ...  "
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" ...  Note pictures above.  ...  "
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" ...  I will post pictures once it starts to grow.  ...  "

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