All aquarists have seen that hokey looking breeding grass for a dollar at walmart. It comes in an un-natural looking square, and is pretty much an eyesore. I got tired of having it out of my tank, so i decided i would do something with it.

Step 1: Gather your materials

You will need:
1x Tube Aquarium-Safe Silicon
1x Hokey looking breeding grass
1x Large peice of slate
4x Small peices of slate (optional)

2x hands

<15 minutes

Assuming you have none of the materials:
$6 Silicon
$1 Breeding grass
$5 2lbs slate


Mindnumbingly Easy
I've found a hot glue gun works well for this also, and you don't have to wait for the silicon to cure ;)<br />
Yeah but you dont know if that glue is toxic(i think it is)....<br>Stick with the aquarium silicone, its safer...and be honest, one or two days wont make that much diference..<br><br>
It's not toxic, I've used hot glue in aquariums for many, MANY years. Never have lost a fish because of it..
Thanks, whe are allways learning :)<br><br>Even thu i dont think that its a good option since by the comments i read it can break in water...<br><br>Ill stick with silicone.<br><br>thanks
Oh and here, I found this information too: http://www.aquaticcommunity.com/aquariumforum/showthread.php?t=48454<br><br>You can find more information here: http://lmgtfy.com/?q=Is+hot+glue+toxic%3F
are the plants real?
I cannot find this grass anywhere. If I could find it for $1 I would build 50 of these.
You can get it at walmart.
thats what it says but not for $1.
The least I ever found them four was 5$.
You can find a huge patch at the craft store michaels for like $8 and if you watch the papers there are always 50% off regular priced item coupons. I still haven't bought them yet though
this is a nice idea i might try it, it would be good if we could see them inside your tank? got any photos?

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