Were can I get..... - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 Old 04-28-2007, 10:02 PM Thread Starter
New Member
Were can I get.....

I have kinda picked out the plants I want for my new tank, I seen an auction on ebay for STAR MOSS (Tortula ruralis) and I thought to myself that I HAD to have some. Well I went to bid on it after searching the net for some, and low and behold the bids are up to 20.07 for a 2x2 inch piece. I don't HAVE to have it that bad. Because I would still love to have some of this moss to put in my tank, I would like to know if anyone knows were I might be able to get some of this. I would be willing to pay 20 bucks if I got a little bit bigger piece.

Thanks for any info.
danni42683 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 6 Old 04-28-2007, 11:18 PM
I haven't looked, but you could try aquabid.com.
Trishfish is offline  
post #3 of 6 Old 04-29-2007, 12:01 AM Thread Starter
New Member
Nope, I looked there too, no one there has any up for auction either. Thanks for the advice though.
danni42683 is offline  
post #4 of 6 Old 04-29-2007, 12:59 AM
Unfortunately, star moss is quite expensive and quite hard to find. You will pay a small ransom to obtain it. And there is a good chance that your culture will be rather small.
herefishy is offline  
post #5 of 6 Old 04-30-2007, 02:31 PM
fish_4_all's Avatar
Well I couldn't find a listing for it other than Ebay so no help there.
I do have a link to another moss that is really cool looking and supposed to be available in the US.

It is another really cool one that you might have better luck finding. I will ask around and do some more searching to see what I can find.
fish_4_all is offline  
post #6 of 6 Old 04-30-2007, 03:00 PM
fish_4_all's Avatar
One good thing with it being so new is if you have any luck growing it fast then you could easily recoop some of the money selling it here. Wouldn't have to be a lot but might be worth it in the long run.
fish_4_all is offline  

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome