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Old 08-22-2014, 10:22 PM   #1
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color in my zoas

I don't seem to have much color in my zoas or polys. They are healthy and growing but the only time I see color is when my blue led's are on. Any other time with whites or actinics on, they have a brownish color..
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What lights are you using and what's the color temp?
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Old 08-22-2014, 10:41 PM   #3
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mostly actinic and blue plus but 1 50/50 reef bulb
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Old 08-23-2014, 12:57 PM   #4
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It's all about where you set your lights.


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Old 08-23-2014, 03:39 PM   #5
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Well, my light fixture can't really move anywhere else. You can see by the photo, my zoas just don't show much coloring
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Well, my light fixture can't really move anywhere else. You can see by the photo, my zoas just don't show much coloring
It's probably just the type of zoas you have.
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Old 08-23-2014, 07:18 PM   #7
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I think you may be right. They are growing nicely so I guess that's the important thing
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Imo they are pretty colorful

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Old 08-24-2014, 10:44 AM   #9
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I guess I just see so many glowing coral pieces at my lhs. I know there are only a zillion types of zoas lol Of course, those pieces cost way more then mine did.
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Maybe you can add a blue led strip to the light fixture. That would help with the color pop you are looking for. They pretty nice zoanthids. If you hate them I'd be happy to take them off your hands. Hahaha

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