Swords are in (they sent me two. one will stay, the extra one will be grown out then sold.) and i tried positioning the tree bark on the substrate like i wanted to. unfortunately that bark still floats so its hard to keep it down like that. released all the pleco fry and shrimp. do not know what will happen.
Tank looks much more complete now. put some dried leaves in the corner to water log them and when they sink they will be spread over the sand. I think the tank reminds me of the Amazon a bit, what do you think?
Two main structures are the driftwood pile on the left of the tank:
And the plant on the right side: