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    I am trying some java moss in my tank for the first time. I do believe I have the lighting and water parameters in line for this stuff to grow. After tying to some drift wood and rocks I have some left over java moss to place somewhere in the tank. I thought I would look at some tank pics to see what others have done with Java moss to give me some ideas. That is when I found the below videos about making a Java moss wall.

    I was wondering if anyone here has tried this before and what they thought of it ? The info I found on-line makes it sound like it will work very well, but I am a little more interested in some first hand experiance.





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    So ridiculously simple, why didn't I think of that?

    Should work, I would use mesh a bit bigger than that though. It will need manucuring a bit otherwise you'll end up with a large sheet of moss that tries to climb out of the mesh.

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    Thanks, I just might give it a go if I can find a screen today
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    Interesting approach, thank for posting that link.

    That could work better for attaching moss to drift wood as well, depending on the size and shape of the wood.
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    Ive done this with java moss but phoenix or christmas moss is much more attractive imo.
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