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Re: Hydrotriche

tsuh yang chen asked....

>just saw these for sale at a shop ($5,99), but every book tells me this is a
>tricky plant to grow.  does anyone grow this rarity?

It is relatively easy to grow. In fact there are several people in
Ottawa who grow it in soft water and moderately low lighting
(of 1.2 watts/gallon). I have found that it attracts hair and
green algaes, more so than other plants in the tank. Carbon
dioxide addition is optional.

Dave Whittaker
ac554 at FreeNet_Carleton.ca