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Old 08-11-2011, 08:50 PM   #1
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my first pulsing xenia :D

Got a little frag of pulsing xenia about 3 hours ago it seems to be doing fine but the high flow seems to be hurting it can someone please tell me what they eat and what the flow should be but it is awsome how they grab at the water
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Old 08-11-2011, 08:56 PM   #2
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Got a little frag of pulsing xenia about 3 hours ago it seems to be doing fine but the high flow seems to be hurting it can someone please tell me what they eat and what the flow should be but it is awsome how they grab at the water
Med flow.. need just ur water changes... you could try coral fenzy if you feel the need...
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Old 08-11-2011, 08:57 PM   #3
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Well if the flow seems to be hurting it I would move it. I am by no means a reefer but don't let it get hurt.
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And not to be rude because I've been flaged a few times however the best thing u can do for youself and your tank is to never buy on impulse .. have them hold it go home and look it up if need be.
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Old 08-11-2011, 09:00 PM   #5
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Got a little frag of pulsing xenia about 3 hours ago it seems to be doing fine but the high flow seems to be hurting it can someone please tell me what they eat and what the flow should be but it is awsome how they grab at the water
Sorry to keep adding but I always stick my new frags regardless of flow requirements and lighting start at bottom of tank and work it up..
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No offense takin your right I've been wanting them for a while but I kept hearing they were advanced aquariust species and I've had this tank for 2 years so I decided to give it a shot thanks for all the info
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No offense takin your right I've been wanting them for a while but I kept hearing they were advanced aquariust species and I've had this tank for 2 years so I decided to give it a shot thanks for all the info
Advanced I wouldn't say so infact id say they make great starters provided ur nitrates are low. Just mhe and opinion.
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They grow like weeds for some, but melt for others. Mine won't grow in my reef, but grow in my algae scrubber/refugium, all on the same sump system. Go figure. Good luck.
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They grow like weeds for some, but melt for others. Mine won't grow in my reef, but grow in my algae scrubber/refugium, all on the same sump system. Go figure. Good luck.
Haha ur so backwards.. can u post pics of that scrubber... how about a dyi thread...
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Well,like said before they can grow like weeds, i have two tanks to prove it.
I personally won't put it in any of my tanks again. My third tank doesn't have any.
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