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Old 10-09-2012, 05:08 AM   #9
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Originally Posted by mistergreen View Post
Oh thanks. I have been trimming a few times now but not too close to the substrate. I'll try more severe trimming next time.

I kind of like the look of it growing straight up. Ill let some grow sideways and some straight up.
My Gloss in this tank pic was NEVER mowed.

It will get a mowing next week.

How to trim tutorial:

1 week:

2 weeks:

4 weeks:

So mowing about 2-3 months is typical.
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