Good for a 29 gallon?
Yeah it's good. It's also a good floating plant Sent from my iPhone using Fish Lore Aquarium Fish Forum
I love frogbit, but if you don't like roots hanging down from the top of the tank, don't do it.
How long do the roots get? And can they be trimmed?
Hmmm not sure on that. But I read that the length of roots is fert related. If there's plenty of nutrients in the tank the roots stay short. If the tank doesn't have many nutrients, the frogbit will grow long roots to look for those nutrients. Sent from my iPhone using Fish Lore Aquarium Fish Forum
AquaticBrandon is correct about the roots growing longer when they are "looking" for nutrients. It's not an issue though, as you can trim the roots easily with no issues. Just trim them to 1-2 inches long, and you are good to go. They will grow back and then trim again as needed. Also, frogbit does well in just about any tank. One thing that it doesn't do well with, is a lot of surface movement. It prefers to settle in a still corner. You can use some airline tubing or even fishing line to corral it into a corner if needed.
Thanks. The way the current in my tank runs, the frogbit would end being in the corner I want it in anyway. Appreciate the info. Sent from my SM-G900P using Fish Lore Aquarium Fish Forum mobile app
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