Attaching mosses to rock

I like the bright color of Riccia Fluitans. When I bought my shrimps first time, many many months ago, I received some small floating leaves, I couldn’t even recognized what plant was that.

Well, I decided to give a try and tied it to a small rock. Months later, I have so much Riccia Fluitans that I’ve been giving them away!

Here are my first “leaves” of Riccia:

Riccia Fluitans

It is incredible the amount of Riccia I grew up from this tiny portion since then! They become a mess when floating, but look awesome if tied to rocks!

I have found many videos showing how to tie them using strings, but this one with a mess is by far the best solution I have found. So, here it is for future reference:



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