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    Moss id?

    My friend said he found this floating moss. Not sure if itís a moss tho. Does anyone know what type of plant is this?




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    That is a wild one

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    I'd need to see the leaves close up to be sure, but if it has some fine leaves I'd suggest looking at Cabomba which is a bit of an invasive weed in many areas, though it can be pretty in a planted tank.


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    looks like wild hornwort to me

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    Quote Originally Posted by stormvisions View Post
    I'd need to see the leaves close up to be sure, but if it has some fine leaves I'd suggest looking at Cabomba which is a bit of an invasive weed in many areas, though it can be pretty in a planted tank.


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    agreed with above...doesn't look like moss.

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    Quote Originally Posted by stormvisions View Post
    I'd need to see the leaves close up to be sure, but if it has some fine leaves I'd suggest looking at Cabomba which is a bit of an invasive weed in many areas, though it can be pretty in a planted tank.


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    Hereís a closer photo




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    I agree with CPDTimmy above....looks like hornwort....beat up hornwort.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tippy4 View Post
    I agree with CPDTimmy above....looks like hornwort....beat up hornwort.
    I figured it wasnít moss. Thank you so much


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    Yep, I would agree too.

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    Moss won't have stems like that either.

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