Kenya tree not opening

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  1. Karen1986

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    Hi guys.....this is the 1st that im starting with corals so yesterday i decided to get a kenya tree....torch and anemone. My tank has been running for 7months now. The kenya tree doesnt seem to open up and my torch is not opened that much as well.....any idea wat could be the problem? uploadfromtaptalk1444294638669.jpg uploadfromtaptalk1444294704152.jpg uploadfromtaptalk1444294754434.jpg

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    Kenyan trees can sometimes take a day or two to get used to the environment.
    What are your parameters?
     
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    Ammonia 0
    Nitrite 0
    Nitrate 0.20
    Alk 7
    Salinity 1021
    Ph 8.2

    Dont have test kits for calcium and magnesium yet
     
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    Salinity is low, bring it up to 1.025
    What lighting are you using?
     
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    How do i bring the salinity up as im using NSW and i have the aquaria 1meter tank.....4 t5 39watts 2 blue and 2 white globes
     
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    Top up with salt water instead of RO for a while
     
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    Ok great will do that
     
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    Kenyan trees like to sulk. I moved mine the other day from one spot to another and he was cross with me for Two days.
     
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    Just leave the Kenyan for a while. It will soon turn into a bush
     
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    Lol tanks and wat about my torch is it suppose to look like that
     
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    It doesnt look bad at all. Just leave it for a while and wait for it to settle in.
     
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    Great tanks
     
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