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post #1 of 2 Old 08-15-2010, 05:44 PM Thread Starter
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Baby Tears Question

Can you leave Baby Tears floating instead of planted in substrate?

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post #2 of 2 Old 08-15-2010, 06:16 PM
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Hi Gerardo,

yes, it will grow differently in appearance but will still live and be fine floating away. When floating after a few months the leafy tops will float on the water line and the stems will look as if they are stretching to the ground. If you have a swift current it is possible for them to attach to the substrate again, but don't count on it.

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