Dendrophyllia Coral

Dendro – Video Taken underwater

Posted by on December 15, 2012 at 10:35 pm

Took a quick video of some Dendros with the camera in the tank. A lot of people in the saltwater community are so wrapped up in SPS that they have forgotten about the beauty of Softies and LPS!

Purple Dendrophyllia

Posted by on September 23, 2012 at 9:05 pm

The Dendrophyllia coral is one of my favorite LPS corals.  While the more common yellow Dendrophyllia is a beautiful coral, the very rare Purple Dendrophyllia is even more amazing.  I have been able to get my hands on a colony which I am working toward growing out for propagation. The stalks of the Purple Dendro […]

Dendrophyllia Feeding

Posted by on April 6, 2012 at 1:00 pm

Took a few pictures of one of my Dendrophyllia feeding. I was feeding Silversides to some anemones when i accidentally dropped one onto my Dendro frag. He ate it right up! I had not realized how large the Dendrophyllia’s mouth can stretch or how large of a hunk of food they can eat! Thought it […]


Posted by on January 19, 2012 at 6:50 pm

The Dendrophyllia coral is one of my favorite LPS corals. The strong splash of yellow and orange that it adds to the reef is hard to match from any other coral besides the sun coral. It is important to realize that the sun coral and the Dendro are different corals even though they look very […]