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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-15-2013, 03:02 AM Thread Starter
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Question What Plants Can I put in this tank??

Hi,
My Tankone of the many)
75 gallon standard
2 seperate fixture t8 40watt 6,500K bulbs
2 gallon yeast bottle DIY co2 with store bought glass c02 diffusers
50/50 mix of gravel and "carb-sea floramax" as substrate
1 bottle of "api c02 booster"
some fish (bala sharks, ghost knife, african feather-fin, discus, dinosaur bichir, glass catfish, pleco, gourami)

What plants will do good in this set-up?
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-15-2013, 03:05 AM
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With a low tech tank, I would look into some easy plants. Java ferns, stems, mosses
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try some big well established anubias.
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-15-2013, 03:53 AM Thread Starter
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will swords work? was also thinking about water sprite? moneywort? red wedtii?red lugwigia?
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Swords will need some root tabs or a different substrate. Root tabs are cheap. A fertilizer would be beneficial too
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-15-2013, 03:57 AM Thread Starter
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i have seachem flourish, i forgot to add that.

I'm really want the red lugwigia, what would i need to add for that?

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