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Old 02-20-2013, 10:57 PM   #1
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Background plant suggestions

Picture is of my first tank (~6 months in). I like the wild look, but I'm not thrilled with the swords. Would like something that adds a little more character (texture?) to the background. Any ideas? Light is on the high end, co2 around 25-30ppm, dry dosing ferts.

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Old 02-20-2013, 11:17 PM   #2
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A lot of bunch plants (Ludwigia, rotala, etc.) do well to texture a background. I'm a big fan of Dutch style so most of my tanks have many different colors and textures in the background. If you're looking for something easy, though, Valisneria do well.
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Old 02-20-2013, 11:30 PM   #3
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Green Camboba is really lush I think better then Rotala.
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