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post #4 of (permalink) Old 02-07-2013, 05:00 PM
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The grass does look like dwarf hair grass (Eleocharis Parvula). The red "leggy" plant looks like alternanthera reineckii most likely 'cardinalis' or 'rosaefolia'.

The hair grass prefers high light and lots of CO2. I have my doubts whether it will do well in your setup. The alternanthera reinecki does well in medium to high light. Although I have found it does better towards the bottom of my own tank. Maybe it prefers more light in the blue spectrum dunno. Once established it will grow like a weed. In fact I just trimmed mine and tossed a good half gallon away lol.

This section has a sticky for low light plants here. Those may be your best bet. How are you dosing (fertilizing) your tank?
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