Day 2 of the HC Grow In.
Much of the HC is putting down roots, and the buds on the ends of the stems have gotten larger and started facing towards the light.
You can also see that my water level is non existent, there is only condensation.
All the soil is moist, the glass is moist, the HC is moist - but there is no standing water.
This is so I have very very little to worry about as far as algae - I have gotten hair algae during a dry start that killed everything.
I've also had root rot - don't ask me how an aquatic plant gets root rot.. I have no idea .
I also believe the roots have access to more oxygen this way, and I think that helps also.
Very low water level - practically no standing water.
New root dead center - can you spot it?
Another new root dead center up against the glass, very short, but its on it way into the ground!
Another new root