Originally Posted by dlanderson
The more I look at the Dutch style the more I like the color but the less I like the fact that it is all stem plants. I was wondering if anyone could point out some examples where color is used but where it isn't so strict as to only use stem plants. I have an affinity for the lotus and crypts, mostly because they are extremely easy.
Does anyone have much experience with color under non-CO2 conditions? As I stated earlier I would like to move to CO2 when I get a bigger tank but for now am trying to get by without as I will be moving, etc this summer.
I saw a great tank last night that would have fit your description. Wish I had saved the pic. It had mainly crypts and swords with some java fern too.
is a thread I am looking at now. It's a very low tech tank but one of the best I've seen. The coloured plants are amazing.
too. Love some of those.