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Re: TFH Riccia&CO2

"Robert H" <robertpaulh at earthlink_net> wrote:

> > * The article on riccia (p. 21) states that "when attached to objects of
> > even the substrate, it develops roots and looks for all the world like
> > grass." In my experience, riccia doesn't grow roots or attach to
> > anything, at least underwater.
> I personally, have never been fond of TFH magazine, (a lot of fluff,
> advertising, and techno jargin), or their books, (severly outdated), but I
> have heard this before..I have talked to several people via the forums that
> insist Riccia can attach itself and grow roots of sorts. I have never
> experienced this. Has anybody else here?

My tank is full of riccia attached everywhere. No roots though. 

- Ivo Busko
  Baltimore, MD