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The Muddled Puddle, a Wabi Kusa

This is my first foray into the art of Wabi Kusa...

For now it's mostly non aquatic plants that I have used in my riparium, but I will be attempting more traditional stems as it progresses... salvinia and lemna on the water surface...

A slapped together of bunch of random driftwood with stainless screws, dumped some aquasoil on the bottom of an Ikea bowl and whipped up my own wabi kusa ball...

The driftwood has been planted with Spiky moss at the waterline...

The ball is made up of hydroton balls in the centre surrounded by 50/50 aquasoil and crushed sphagnum moss...

Then wrapped in long fibre sphagnum and placed in a hair net and twirled tight...

I'm using a Philips par30 LED daylight flood on a 12hr light period... I have been trying to change the water everyday for the first few weeks...

This should be fun!
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Looks very nice so far, can't wait to see it fill in
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