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post #60341 of 71165 (permalink) Old 04-04-2013, 03:41 AM Thread Starter
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Has anyone ever dry-started glossostigma? Thinking about doing a "professional" plant setup in the 5gal with the substrate, C02, the works. Was thinking about glosso for the carpet and I've read that it some times takes better with a dry start.

Wanted to do a micro reef but the more I think about it, the more the I feel the tank is too small for any fish. I'd have to be content with a boxer crab or two and some live rock, maybe some ricordea polyps. Never mind that my LFS, much as I like them, assured me I could put an ocellaris clownfish in there. No.
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I have glosso growing emersed and it is seriously running rampant. I just used old ADA Amazonia I had lying around and give it a spritz with my spray bottle every now and then.

HC also grows well emersed. Mine is spreading runners everywhere.



Here's a picture of my emersed set-up.
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I'll try again. Good morning, everyone.
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post #60347 of 71165 (permalink) Old 04-04-2013, 08:44 AM
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I like that glosso stuff. Does it grow in regular gravel? Bc I don't want to do black sand and all that until I move and get a larger place so I can experiment with that sort of thing.
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