The Planted Tank Forum banner
1 - 5 of 5 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
485 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
I bought some plants at a GREAT price tonight and 3 of them are in little pots. Can I leave them in the pot to make future moving around easier?

Here are 2 of them, in addition I got a potted wisteria. Also have 3 plants in anchors and would like to know if I can leave those on as well since they are just stems at this point.





 

·
Registered
Joined
·
667 Posts
Probably, for a while, chances are they are planted in rockwool. When your ready to unpot them just peel away the rockwool like string cheese to avoid damaging the root system. Just keep in mind the type of plant. Root feeders won't be getting any nutrients from rockwool, as far as I know it doesn't absorb nutrients from the water column.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
485 Posts
Discussion Starter · #3 ·
That's what it looks like to me. Can I just plant the whole thing basket and all in the substrait or should I just rubber band the stems then plant? What about those metal wright/ties on the other plants?
 
1 - 5 of 5 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top