How do I frag my green star polyp

Discussion in 'Frags' started by vinny, Jan 26, 2011.

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  1. vinny

    vinny Plankton

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    Never fragged before but would love to try. This guy (Green star) is doing really well in my tank. I would love to frag him for a friend but I am not sure how to do this. Any detailed advice would help..
     
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  3. Corailline

    Corailline Super Moderator Staff Member

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    It is a dry heat, yeah right !
    Remove piece from tank, use a razor blade and peel. You can then super glue it to a plug or piece of rubble.


    :)
     
  4. Kevin3884

    Kevin3884 Tassled File Fish

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    or since it a very fast grower, you could lay a piece of rubble on the colony and they will soon grow onto it, then just remove the piece
     
  5. Peredhil

    Peredhil Giant Squid

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    you cannot mess this up.

    The only thing I'd advise is be mindful not to drop little bits of it into the tank. It will take hold somewhere you don't want it.
     
  6. vinny

    vinny Plankton

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    when you say peel do you mean skin a pc off the rubble?
     
  7. Corailline

    Corailline Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Yeah. :)

    If you cut it at the right angle you can peel it off. Takes a little practice to get big pieces but do able.
     
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  9. nemo723

    nemo723 Astrea Snail

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    super easy coral to frag. you want to take a razor blade or sharp knife and peel the purple carpet the polyps grow on. use some reef safe glue to attach it whereever you want. good luck!
     
  10. vinny

    vinny Plankton

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    thank you all