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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-08-2013, 08:25 PM Thread Starter
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How to make moss and HC grow super fast?

So, I'm running a tank with HC as the carpet, but is growing pretty slow. Is there a way to make it grow faster? I need the same answer for mini pellia, fissidens, flame, and Christmas moss. Thanks!

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-08-2013, 08:42 PM
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Light co2 and ferts. At the end of the day it will only grow so fast. Moss and pellia just aren't fast growers really. I grew a postage stamp of pellia into two golf balls in a year for example.

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T5HO light Odyssea Dual Pro 2 x 39w bulbs, on 12 hours a day, plus run CO2 more than 10 bpms.

I have my tank set up like this and it is overrun with all kinds of moss.
here's a messy pic of it. 1st pic is with flash, 2nd one without it.
I have only been running it for 4 months and my fissidens is approx 8 x 5 in size.

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