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
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.