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Old 09-05-2004, 07:07 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by philly
is there any way to turn plain live rock into that beautiful purple live rock?
- Scraping of coralline from an established tank OR adding piece of LR containing good coralline coverage.
- Good water flow
- Good calcium/alk levels
- Low phosphates
- Patience.. it takes time.

I didn't mention lighting because IMO there will be types of coralline that will do well in whatever lighting you have.

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