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attaching java fern
In a message dated 11/16/1999 3:54:48 AM Eastern Standard Time,
Aquatic-Plants-Owner at actwin_com writes:
> > Has anyone ever tried using "superglue" (cyanoacrylate) to attach java
> fern to rocks? I haven't done it yet, but was gonna try. I don't want to
> a mess if someone already knows that it won't work. Thanks.
> I have used a Arrow T-50 staplegun with great success. After the plants
> have successfully attached to the driftwood, you remove the staples with
> forceps or pliers. It took my plants about a month to get a roothold. I
> have tried it on rocks but it does not work very well. :-)
why? why go through all this trouble?
i have grown tons of JF and have distributed to lots of people. i just use
shells, a small pebble or rock to weigh it down and it will attach itself to
the wood or rocks. or you can try a paper clip to hold it down.
tsuh yang chen, nyc, USA