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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-13-2007, 02:36 AM Thread Starter
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my moss dying?

i bought some xmas moss a about a week ago and tied it down to my driftwood. and ever since then my moss seems like its turning brown and hasnt grown. its in a 55g tank under 260 watts. tank temp is around 76 degrees and i dose potassium, nitrate and iron every tuesday and friday. is it possible that the light is too strong for moss? or is my water temp too high?

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-13-2007, 03:08 AM
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give this time to settle in.
a week is not long for any moss to grow
did this come from overseas (long time in the mail)
was it brown when you got it.
do you have a NO3 reading
water temp is ok
the light is fine
how long is the light on for
any CO2 in the tank DIY or Pressure
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ill give it more time to grow. it came in the mail very healthy and green. nitrates read 10. lights are on 8 hours a day and pressurized co2 at 1 bps

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