random roots :?

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random roots :?

Postby IndianoAnnie » Tue Oct 23, 2012 12:33 pm

I bought some ELODEA DENSA last friday, when I have checked my tank today it have what seem to be roots growing out of them but like half way up :? im slightly confused ha. could anyone enlighten me?
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Re: random roots :?

Postby englishmx » Tue Oct 23, 2012 12:45 pm

Totally normal Annie, you can trim them off if they are 'unsightly' at no detriment to the plant :)
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Re: random roots :?

Postby IndianoAnnie » Tue Oct 23, 2012 12:54 pm

okay thanks alot Mike :)
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Re: random roots :?

Postby Carylnz » Tue Oct 23, 2012 9:12 pm

You can actually lie the stem down and gently dig those roots into the gravel and new plants will shoot up where you have done this :wink:
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