planted moss ball?
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Specific Aspects of a Planted Tank > Plants


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-15-2013, 04:25 AM   #1
kade james
Algae Grower
 
PTrader: (0/0%)
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: saginaw michigan
Posts: 22
Lightbulb

planted moss ball?


i was wondering if there was anyway u could take apart a moss ball and plant it..? i guess i dont even even know how it is made up or what the inside of it consists of..
kade james is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-15-2013, 07:02 AM   #2
mosspearl
Planted Tank Enthusiast
 
mosspearl's Avatar
 
PTrader: (10/100%)
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Oregon
Posts: 675
Default

Marimo moss balls are actually a form of algae from what I've read. Some people do flatten them out and attach them to objects or frames to use as carpeting in tanks. I haven't tried that, but I've seen pictures. It doesn't have roots, so planting like a sword plant, for instance, wouldn't work.
__________________
~Toni
Jars | Bowl | Shrimp |
BBRR Club! | Evolve-lution |
OOO Order of Ornamentaria
Member in good standing

mosspearl is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
algae, diy, moss balls, plants

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 10:53 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012