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post #5 of (permalink) Old 02-01-2011, 11:52 PM
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Hi Kibblemania1414,

It's sort of like asking what is your favorite kid! Also a lot of what works in a tank depends on my water, light, CO2, ferts, etc. Here are some of my favorites:

Soft water; medium-high light, CO2
Pogostemon stellatus
Pogostemon erectus
Limnophila aromatica
Ludwigia glandulosa
Blyxa japonica

Soft water, medium-low light, no CO2
Cryptocoryne wendtii (Green, Bronze, Red)
Microsorum pteropus ('Wendelov'; 'Trident', 'Needleleaf', regular)
Ludwigia arcuata
Mayaca fluviatitis

Nymphoides sp 'Taiwan'

45 Gallon Tall; 96 Watt AH Supply CF; 6700K; & 30 Gallon Long; 2X36 Watt AH Supply CF; Press. CO2; UGF; Heat Treated Montmorillonite Clay
Greater Seattle Aquarium Society (GSAS)

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