|RedRaider15 ||09-28-2012 03:34 PM |
Plant Update, and In Need of Some Ideas Of Floating plants
Well I got some Java Moss and Narrow Leaf Java Fern a few weeks ago. They are doing great with lots of new growth! I also have a Pothos Ivy in and it is doing great. I love the look of floating plants, but I have a low light aquarium. Need some ideas please!
Pennywort or Duckweed. I love Pennywort. Also, there are a lot of people that like Water sprite too. I didn't have as good of luck with that. It grew like crazy and looked good for a awhile but then got all brownish and icky looking. The Pennywort is easy and pretty. IMO
|fish monger ||09-28-2012 08:01 PM |
Hornwort has a nice feathery look. Since floating plants tend to be close to the lights, you don't need to worry so much about brightness.
|fishkid ||09-28-2012 08:09 PM |
Broadleaf watersprite (C. cornuta) is my favorite floating plant. It does well in low light and grows quickly. Even if a plant seems damaged or the stems seem broken, it will grow new plantlets quickly.
|fish joey ||09-28-2012 08:20 PM |
Although not considered a floating plant I have good luck with Ludwigia repens ,I just let it float ...it grows super fast and has great color. :-D
|djembekah ||09-28-2012 08:23 PM |
my frogbit is absolutely nuts, i love it
|RedRaider15 ||09-28-2012 10:08 PM |
Ok thanks, and how do I remove algae from the leaves of the Java Fern?
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