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post #7 of (permalink) Old 10-31-2012, 08:17 PM
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Originally Posted by tinkerpuppet View Post
The hornwort I learned doesn't root, and is now floating.

Hilde, I do have a black background, not a rich super black.

I thought about painting, but I'm horrible with paint.
Hornwort has to be trained to root. It takes time. You could try tying it with thread to a rock.

If you used silk it would be shiny and darker.

I painted a tank and regretted doing it. It is a pain to remove.

You need to research plants that are suited for your tank. Then posted in the for sale section. You will get more for your buck from a member.

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