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Old 12-06-2004, 05:23 PM   #1
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mushroom coral

we got a mushroom coral the other day, and i didn't come on a piece of rock, just the mushroom. When we got it home, i thought i setting it down the right way, but it wouldn't hold on to the rock. I put it on the bottom of the rock, but it flipped over. Maybe had i put it down wrong? I was looking for basic information on this type of coral, but i coudn't really find what i'm looling for. I noticed that on one flat side, there was these little tenticle things comming form the center. Is this the side that is supposed to face down, or up? Such a silly question, but I really need to know

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Old 12-06-2004, 05:49 PM   #2
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you will need to attach it to a rock or it will just float around the tank till it gets stuck in the lr by itself.
I had luck with a toothpick through the shroon and then sticking the Tp into a hole in the LR where I want it.
From what i can tell your right.

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Or you can hold the mushroom down with wedding veil and the mushroom should attach over time.
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Old 12-07-2004, 01:35 PM   #4
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I use wedding veil for 2 weeks, then remove.
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