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Re: Aquatic Plants Digest V3 #1145
In a message dated 7/11/99 3:50:05 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
Aquatic-Plants-Owner at actwin_com writes:
<< Date: Sun, 11 Jul 1999 16:49:45 GMT
From: "Daniel Boyer" <danielboyer at hotmail_com>
Subject: Growing plants emersed
Does anyone know where I could find info on how to grow plants emersed? ie:
What plants grow emersed? How much water? Soil? Light duration? Anything
that is different from growing plants submerged.
Check out any oriental aquatic plant side, they are mostly grown emersed in
Rockwool. I have heard that most of Tropica's plants are also grown that way.
Don't know if this is fact or fiction ?
If the humidity is high enough above the water, most plants will grow
emersed, I have seen hobbyist who raise good aquatic swords etc in a
terrarium type setup inwhich just the plant roots were submersed and the rest
of the plant was grown in a hot humid terrarium.