Originally Posted by hotrodprincess
Thanks for the help. I forgot to mention that i have some dwarf hair grass that Is starting to take root. it was the kind in a pot and has had some trouble getting acclimated to our tank i did notice some green growth today so I am hopeful. We wouldn't mind adding some other plants though I have even been playing with the idea of planting our hob. Its a home school project and we are doing it on a budget.it We don't have to many plant options at our local fish store. For now I will keep removing it when ever we find it tell we get some other plants
Oh great! I say, anything that's within budget is good. One great thing about a low tech tank is everything is slower. Growth of the plants is slower and so is the algae. It gives you a bit of wiggle room; however, should your lighting be any higher, I'm pretty sure your tank would have more than just thread algae. Water changes are a good thing as well! Good luck with everything!