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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-25-2007, 07:39 PM Thread Starter
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how to carpet dwarf riccia?

i just got some in and i thought they had some what of a stem. I was wrong...they are in millions of lil exactly do i tie this down to my wood or make a carpet out of it?

use mesh? and weigh it down? right now it just floats on top in pieces...i hate how when i need to fix something and i put my arm in its all over my arm!
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I would float it for a while first - it will be very hard to attach is small pieces. Let it thicken up a bit then attach it to some mesh.
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Float it until you get decent sized patches, then use mesh.

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