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Old 11-12-2012, 02:20 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by plantastic37 View Post
I was reading rex crigg's recommendation. The thing is I cannot support any of those plants. All of the plants in my tank will be low maintenence plants so not sure how to proceed. Will probably do this:
Neon rasboras, badus badus, shrimp or two
If your tank uses soil as the substrate, the tank is already cycled. Thus, no need to cycle the tank. See Diana Walstad's book Ecology of the Planted Aquarium.
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