The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Using Mangroves for low tech filtration
View Single Post
post #8 of (permalink) Old 01-26-2013, 03:16 AM
Planted Tank Guru
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Madison, Wisconsin
Posts: 9,652
Originally Posted by chibikaie View Post
What's a good growth rate for mangroves? I think my propagules are doing well, but I don't really know what to expect. They're very cute, by the way.
The mangrove trees generally grow pretty slow. Like lauraleellblp said they might not be all that effective for biological filtration. But the are fun to grow because they look cool and they are biologically interesting.

Originally Posted by R.sok View Post
any more pics of the tank & setup? looks nice
I have a whole journal thread for that tank right here... Mangrove Forest! Brackish Riparium
hydrophyte is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome