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Old 01-03-2014, 07:49 PM   #1
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Favia Frags, now what?

I have a couple of favia frags and they are encrusting the actual plug now after a few months....My question is what do I do with them now? The are on the sandbed, should I move them to a small rock? I was under the impression they needed to be on the sandbed....I've only had larger ones so I have no clue about frags...

here are the ones in question...and yes, I am working on scraping the algae off the glass lol, but you can see them pretty well through it. lol

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Move them to the rock. They should be fine on there. I've seen favia encrust onto live rock in people's tanks. I know open brains tend to do better on the sand but favia should do fine on the rocks.
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A favia can do well in the rocks. I have one that has fully encrusted over the plug and I still have it in the sandbed...mostly because any higher my lights would nuke it.
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Thanks guys.
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