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post #1 of 4 Old 04-14-2007, 12:17 PM Thread Starter
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dying mushroom

i have a beautiful, large red mushroom in my tank and it recently started dying, it's shriveled up and it isn't opening up close to the size it used to. i just found out that they're not supposed to be under direct water flow and i know that's what the problem is because it's been fine until i changed the direction of the power head. i was just wondering if there's any way to save it. i moved the power head. do i just wait now? parameters and everything in my tank are fine in case anybody is wondering.
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post #2 of 4 Old 04-14-2007, 06:00 PM
If its not turning white there is nthing t worry about he will open back t nrmal soon.
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post #3 of 4 Old 04-14-2007, 06:08 PM
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it was probably just the powerhead flowing to much water on it.
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post #4 of 4 Old 04-14-2007, 09:21 PM Thread Starter
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ya, a couple of hours after i moved the power head the mushroom is already back to its old self. it's amazing how quickly they bounce back. i'm glad i caught it in time.
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