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Subject: Re: Java fern...emersed growth?
> Date: Tue, 22 May 2001 08:49:35 -0400
> From: Dwight <boukmn at mindspring_com>
> Subject: Re: Java fern...emersed growth?
> Ali Badu wrote:
> >>>>here in malaysia i have always seen it growing on boulders next to
> these are emersed growth. the rivers are usually covered by forest canopy
> and have little light. very humid, moist even. <<<<<
> Ali, about what temperature are the Javafern environments in Malaysia?
> >>>>>>Only one place have i heard where these guys grow submerged. pools
> about 20metre sq. together with java moss outside a limestone cave. high
> Yes, I understand Javafern likes hard water. Does anyone know why this is
> the case? Does the plant have some capacity to undergo biogenic
I'm not completely sure, but some of my Java fern is encrusted with calcium
deposits yet it still grows just fine.