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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 03-06-2004, 02:44 AM Thread Starter
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hi i want to create a moss wall for my background .... has anyone successfully done it? do you have pics or can describe how you did it? where you got the materials etc. etc. i will appreciate it very much. thanks and love to all.
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I have not tried it but have always thought they look great. Here are a couple of links that discuss them.

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Loh K L at has a very nice tank with a xmas moss wall. Looks like something that should definitely be tried. The erect moss in one of his tanks looks awesome as well. I got tiny portions of erect, xmas, and willow- hopefully one day they will grow enough to create a wall.

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I did that before, using the way that the Nature Aquarium web told... worked but....ALGAE everywhere like usual...

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I was thinking of doing it also. My only thing is I can only get a hold of Java moss. Has anyone tried it with Java Moss? I know it grows differently than xmas moss.. but I think it should still look relatively good right?
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xmas moss looks a lot can do it iwth java moss too/sure why not

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