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Old 03-04-2013, 03:24 PM   #16
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Sorry I should have included the watt. It is 18w F18T8.
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Old 03-04-2013, 11:07 PM   #17
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Django, PM some of the experienced people with tanks you admire. They might respond with a lot of good info. That's what I did and it's been helping me (admittedly a newbie to live plants) quite a bit and I've still got quite a ways to go.

Hope that helps. And I fear I may have hijacked karawr's thread... apologies...
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Old 03-10-2013, 09:55 PM   #18
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I have had purchased Java Fern 'melt' on me.

It is known as an easy plant but it does seem to sometimes 'melt' when it changes tanks.

In my case I eventually cut off all of the stems that didn't look healthy and it seemed that the Java Ferns then shot out a bunch of new healthy leafs in short order.

I had to prune my lush big Java Fern that I bought back but once I did it seemed to take off.
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