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star ployps coral

  1. General Reef Discussion
    Ok so awhile back I got a frag of star polyps. After reading up about them I learned that they are very easy to grow and can over take a tank. So I placed the frag on a rock and kept the rock away from the main rock structure of the tank. The rock is now completely covered in the polys and they...
  2. "Soft" corals
    Ive had these for about 3-4 weeks now and just last week I saw one little polyp come out for a while. It doesn't look like it's doing to well now though, and i noticed a white spiderweb looking collection on the bottom of the coral.
  3. "Soft" corals
    I recently added some coral to my tank, which has been running with fish for about 6 months. First I added star polyps. They stayed open for a few days but have not opened now for over a week. I also added some mushroom coral which started really well and seemed to love my tank....for one...
  4. "Soft" corals
    I guess I need to face the fact that I need to prune my Star Polyps. I am not iterested in fragging or selling I just want to restrict the growth. Can I shade areas where I want to restrict growth or do I need to physically remove the coral? Are there other otptions? Thanks
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