Aquatic Plant Forum banner
1 - 7 of 7 Posts

· Registered
Joined
·
4 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
hi all,

im relatively new to this, just wanted a bit of advice

I have just recently bought a piece of mopani root for my 80l tank, and was wondering how i would go about planting java fern/moss into it? i already have an abundance of moss growing on the ferns.

any advice would be greatly appreciated =]
 

· Registered
Joined
·
1,744 Posts
I've used black thread, or rubber bands to hold it on until it attaches itself. The rubber bands fall off after a while and by then it should be attached anyway. The java fern doesn't really like to attach to smooth surfaces, though, preferring some texture it can grab on to.
 

· Registered
Joined
·
1,744 Posts
depending on how well it likes the wood....you'll know in a few weeks if it's gonna stick. But leave the ties on for a while longer, just to make sure.

I don't have much experience with java moss....I don't think that will eventually attach on its own like the fern.
 
1 - 7 of 7 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top