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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-09-2013, 06:52 PM Thread Starter
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Safe T Sorb and HC/Glosso

Anyone growing these small carpet plants in Safe T Sorb? Any issues getting it to root and stay that way? The substrate seems really light to hold these down.


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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-09-2013, 07:41 PM
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Not much trouble getting it to stay, I just gently push them straight down with the top 80% of the leaves showing.

After they develop their hairline root system they will be fine. I had a mat of glosso growing in SafeTSorb and it was never uprooted.

HC might be a different story, I've always hated planting HC that wasn't DSM.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-10-2013, 02:47 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks, good to hear.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-10-2013, 08:25 AM
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need to plant deeper. best not to have large snails or livestock which may aggitate and uproot them..

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