Re: Aquatic Plants Digest V1 #168

> I recently set up a planted discus tank which includes some
> sunset hygrophilia.  While the plants are all thriving, my juvenile
> discus like to munch on the new growths at the top of the plant!
> Am I not feeding the poor little fellas enough or is this a plant
> I should not keep in this 85F degree tank?
> Any help would be appreciated.
> Tyson Lee
> tyson at phoenix_net
> http://tyson.cet.net/~tyson/severum.html

  My juvenile angels did exactly the same thing.  They showed a strong 
liking for new leaves of green hygro.  The green hygro grows fast enough 
so that it kept up, however.  Also, the angels quit doing this after a 
few months of growth.  Now they are adults and are pretty carnivorous.